The Rich Mix Scholarship at Escape Studios

Rich Mix and Escape Studios are thrilled to launch The Rich Mix Scholarship for the second year running, offering local students the chance to secure a fully paid scholarship!

For a second year running, we have teamed up with Escape Studios, to launch an exclusive scholarship. One budding filmmaker will learn how to bring films to life, whilst studying the Compositing for VFX or 3D Foundation course, on a fully paid scholarship at Escape Studios.

Escape Studios is Europe's premier VFX, Animation, Games and Motion Graphics academy.  It takes students with raw talent and big aspirations, shaping them into creative professionals demanded by today’s employers. Escape Studios has graduated thousands of students worldwide, helping them into careers spanning the entire creative spectrum. Now it can be your turn to go behind the scenes and join them with the Rich Mix scholarship. 

Entry Requirements:
Entrants must be over-18 and be a pupil currently studying at a school, or be alumni of a school, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. All entrants must have the right to study in the UK.

Brief for Entry:
All entrants must submit a piece of creative work; this can be in a format of the entrant’s choosing. It can include a short film, animation, or a piece of creative photography or artwork. Entrants will also be required to submit an overview, outlining exactly how the piece of work has been produced, and why they believe it is a winning contender.

The shortlisted entrants will be invited to attend the VFX Festival 2018, where their work will be showcased in front of our stellar line-up of judges, who will announce the chosen winner.

How to Enter:
To get involved and apply for the scholarship, email with ‘Rich Mix Scholarship’ in the subject field. Please include your full name, age, the name of your school or college, and your contact details.

Please pre-register by Tue 5 Dec 2017 (we will still accept applications until end of Dec 2017). Upon emailing, entrants will be informed of their place in the competition and can commence crafting their entry, following the brief detailed above.  Deadline for final entries is Mon 22 Jan 2018.