Exciting Scholarships at Vancouver Film School!

by / Saturday, 24 August 2013 / Published in Vancouver Film School

Exciting Scholarships at Vancouver Film School!

Two Great Opportunities for students who are interested to study at Vancouver Film School, Canada.

The VFS My Year Video Scholarship Contest

Vancouver Film School, Canada announces the launch of the VFS My Year Video Scholarship Contest!

This is the perfect chance for aspiring artists looking to kick-start a career in the entertainment world. VFS is offering prospective students the chance to qualify for the following for the January, March, May and June 2014 start dates:

  • 3 Full-Tuition Early Bird Scholarships
  • Up to $500,000 Partial-Tuition Early Bird Scholarships
  • 10 Full-Tuition Scholarships
  • 1 Full-Tuition Social Sharing Scholarship
  • Up to 50 Partial-Tuition Scholarships

The Total Scholarship amount is estimated at $3 Million Dollar, and will be awarding 14 Full Scholarships!

To learn more about the contest, please see: http://myyearcontest.ca.

The Early Bird Deadline is September 15, 2013.

The Final Deadline to apply is October 15, 2013.

The full scholarship winners will be announced on October 31, 2013.

In order to qualify, participants need to:

  • Create an up to 90 second video based on one line from the VFS Manifesto that inspires them.
  • Upload their video to YouTube.
  • Once their entry is approved, share their video with friends and family to increase their chances of winning.

In order to accept an awarded scholarship, participants/students need to have:

  • Completed an online application and been academically accepted to VFS. (Note: The online application fee is waived.)
  • Completed a realistic financial plan with their respective Advisor that demonstrates how they can pay any tuition costs (if awarded a partial scholarship) and all living costs for their year in Vancouver.

VFS Animation & Visual Effects Campus Launch

The doors to VFS new, world-class Animation & Visual Effects Campus open on August 26th! The new campus, housing Vancouver Film School acclaimed 3D Animation & Visual Effects, Digital Character Animation and Classical Animation programs, is 42,000 sq. ft campus and is the most state-of-the-art animation and VFX educational facility in the world today. VFS have fully optimized their classrooms for learning and the amenities include the following:

  • Three Customizable Design Studios
  • Life Drawing Room
  • Post-Editing Room
  • Post Sound Studio
  • Two 72-Seat Surround Sound Theatres
  • 1,600 Square-Foot, 280-Degree Green Screen Studio
  • Superb Student Lounge
  • Fully Equipped Student Lunchroom
  • Emc Isilon Network-Attached Storage (NAS)
  • Qube!, The Leading Digital Render Farm Management System
  • Ultra, High-Speed Fiber Network Provides 10 gbs To Your Desktop

The new campus is in the heart of downtown Vancouver just steps away from future employers and located by all of the VFS campuses and 10 other programs. The new campus means that VFS — the school that has won the CGA Award’s School of the Year four years running — is now even better!

For more information contact GEEBEE EDUCATION


One Response to “Exciting Scholarships at Vancouver Film School!”

  1. ASCHALEW ACHALU says : Reply

    I want Scholarship for film making.

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