The IGDA Scholarship program is excited to announce that IGDA Japan has opened up scholarships for Tokyo Game Show (TGS) & the Computer Entertainment Developers Conference (CEDEC)! We are thankful to the Computer Entertainment Supplier’s Association for their generosity and for providing up and coming talent with this opportunity. Students across the globe, studying all game industry related disciplines are welcome to apply. Events for CEDEC will be held August 25th – 28th in Yokohama, Japan. Events for Tokyo Game Show will be held September 16th through 20th in Chiba City, Japan.
Like other IGDA Scholars experiences, winning applicants will attend one of the conferences on a free pass, either a CEDEC regular pass or TGS business pass. Winners will also go on a game studio tours (TBD), attend networking events, and be assigned industry veterans to mentor them while at the conferences.
Last year students toured Aiming, GeePlus, GREE, Lando Ho!, Tayutau K.K., and Ubiquitous Entertainment! Eighteen students will be picked this year for this amazing opportunity so don’t hesitate and apply now! The deadline for applications is Monday, July 6th 2015 so spread the word and apply today! Please visit http://bit.ly/1FhVjpx to learn more and apply!Read More