VANCOUVER -- The Masters of Digital Media Program will award $20,000 each to two students who enter the new program in September. The scholarships will be based on extraordinary merit, one in the field of computer graphics and animation, and the other in the field of computer programming and engineering. The new master's program at the Great Northern Way Campus is a partnership between the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, the Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design and the British Columbia Institute of Technology. The deadline for applying for the scholarship and entry to the program is March 31. More information is available at www.gnwc.ca/mdm or call 604-268-7304. The Masters of Digital Media Program is a full-time, 20-month professional graduate degree program taught in collaboration with B.C.'s games and digital media industry.