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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Student Academy Awards


Award available to students who have made a narrative, documentary, alternative, foreign or animated film of up to 60 minutes within the curricular structure of an accredited college or university. Initial entry must be on DVD-R. 16mm or larger format print, digital beta-cam tape, HD-Cam or DCP required for further rounds. Prizes awarded in four categories. Each category awards gold ($5000), silver ($3000), and bronze ($2000). Visit web site for details and application http://www.oscars.org/saa.

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  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
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  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Filmmaking/Video

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Contact Shawn Guthrie
Program Administrator
Tel: 310-247-3000 ext. 3306
Fax: 310-859-9619 Address 8949 Wilshire Boulevard
Beverly Hills, CA 90211-1972