Academy Foundation Scholarships


We are now accepting submissions for our AIAS Foundation and WomenIn scholarships. The deadline is May 31, 2020. Please sign-up for the AIAS Foundation newsletter for updates. 

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AIAS Foundation Scholarship Fund

These scholarships support aspiring student game makers in undergraduate or graduate level programs who are planning on pursuing a career in development or leadership as well as video game early professionals and recent graduates within their first 2 years in the industry.  

Eligible candidates will be pursuing careers in game development or the business of interactive entertainment.

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WomenIn Scholarship Fund

The WomenIn Scholarships, supported by Intel, are a collaborative effort to attract, retain and advance women in the interactive entertainment industry by supporting their education and professional development. This initiative provides support to female students and early career gaming professionals through its year-long mentoring program, education and scholarships. 

This scholarship is available for women students pursuing game development or the business of interactive entertainment. 

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