There is one category open to students and recent graduates: “Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project”.
This award is intended to honor outstanding achievement in visual effects in a Student Project. A Student Project is defined as any project that was created by a student or team of students while attending a recognized school and that was completed during the calendar year of 2015. It may be Animated or Photoreal; linear or interactive; 2D, 3D or VR; but it must be submitted according to the specifications outlined on the Society’s website.
The closing date for entries is Monday 30 November 2015.