The Visual Effects Society is now accepting submissions for its annual VES Student Award presented by Autodesk! The deadline for submissions is November 30, 2012. The winning student will receive the award live at the 11th Annual VES Awards Show, to be held on February 5, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California.
The Visual Effects Society is the entertainment industry's only organization representing the full breadth of visual effects practitioners including artists, technologists, model makers, educators, studio leaders, supervisors, PR/marketing specialists and producers in all areas of entertainment from film, television, and commercials, to music videos and games.
The Student Award recognizes outstanding achievement in visual effects on projects that were created by a student or group while attending an accredited school. The winning student will be provided with free airfare from anywhere around the world, two nights’ accommodation to attend the show, and one license of either the Autodesk Maya Entertainment Creation Suite Premium or the Autodesk 3ds Max Entertainment Creation Suite 3D visual effects software.
If you have something awesome to show off and a chance to win one of the prestigious man in moon trophies, rules and procedures and submissions can be found on the VES website.