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Official Penny Arcade Scholarship

Penny Arcade

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for students who are currently enrolled in and attending an accredited college or university in the United States during the 2012-2013 academic school year (high school seniors are not eligible). To qualify for this scholarship, applicants may be majoring in any field, but they must have the intention to enter the game industry in some capacity. Applicants must have a minimum 3.3 GPA. The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant shown to have the most potential to positively impact the game industry.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?


The competition for this scholarship will be average.

Contact Information



Deadline: Sep 30
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $10,000
Awards Granted: 1


GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.3
Class Year: Is this you?
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
  • Master's-level study
  • Doctoral-level study
College Major: Is this you?
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other
  • Communications Technology/Technician
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer Graphics
  • Video Game Development/Other Computer Programming
  • Computer Programming, Specific Applications
  • Computer Programming, Vendor/Product Certification
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration andManagement, Other
  • Design and Applied Arts, Other
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drawing
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Graphic Communications, General
  • Graphic Communications, Other
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Intermedia/Multimedia
  • Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other
  • Recording Arts Technology/Technician
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation
  • Digital Arts
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, Other
More Requirements:
    Must intend to enter the game industry.

$1000 Cappex "No Essay" Monthly Scholarship

    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is April 30, 2014

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