Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Scholarships
The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Scholarships are open to apply to! The AIAS is a non-profit that aims to advance and recognize the interactive arts.
Am I eligible?
To be eligible for the two scholarship programs, you must be attending an accredited college or university in the United States during the 2014 -2015 academic school year (you must be currently enrolled in a program in order to be eligible; high school seniors are not eligible). You must also have a GPA of at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale.
What scholarships are currently being offered?
The Randy Pausch Scholarship Fund, which was established:
to support students who are pursuing careers specializing in the development of interactive entertainment. Possible career paths for Randy Pausch applicants include (but are not limited to) art, animation, programming, engineering, game direction, game design, sound design, and music composition.
and the Mark Beaumont Scholarship Fund, meant to support:
students who are pursuing careers specializing in the business of interactive entertainment. Possible career paths for Mark Beaumont applicants include (but are not limited to) executive leadership, law, marketing, public relations, and business development.
Where can I find the scholarship application?
The application forms for both scholarships can be found on the scholarship website.
When is the deadline?
Submissions for both programs must be postmarked by June 30, 2014 to be eligible. Good luck!