Annual $2000 Silvergames Student Scholarship wants to open doors for you in the gaming industry. We value creativity and individuality, and seek to support new and diverse voices in digital media and gaming. No matter who they are or where they come from. This annual scholarship (of $2,000) is awarded to a student with a passion for games and a critical understanding of its relevance.

To apply, please send in one piece of work. This may be...

- a prototype of a digital game (playable)
- an essay on a game-related topic (about 1,500 words)
- a portfolio of concept art and associated gameplay (documented)

Make sure to include your full name and address, name of your university/college and address, your major, expected graduation month & year and your university's administrator (name, contact details).

Please send all submissions as well as any questions to

Submissions will be accepted until midnight (CEST) on November 1, 2018.
The committee's decision will be announced on November 30, 2018.

The rights to your submission will remain with you. will not use any elements of it, without your consent and attribution. Once a winner has been selected, the money will be transferred to the university or college of your choosing to be counted towards tuition fees.


All students visiting an institute of higher education in Canada, USA, the UK, Australia and New Zealan are eligible for this scholarship.