The BIG PUSH: MDM Social Change Project - $50,000 Opportunity to Make a Difference

The BIG PUSH: MDM Social Change Project - $50,000 Opportunity to Make a Difference

The Masters of Digital Media (MDM) Program at the Centre for Digital Media is inviting artists, inventors, educators, health care professionals, non-profit organizations or academic/research institutions to submit a proposal for a digital media-based project which will deliver a product that promotes a philanthropic cause or positive social change initiative. The proposed project must involve a contribution to sustainability, the environment and education within local, provincial, national and/or global communities.

The prize, valued at $50,000 in-kind, includes a team of multidisciplinary graduate students, currently in the Masters of Digital Media Program in Vancouver, who will work with the chosen applicant(s) to define and execute a final project, and help realize social and cultural goals of the proposal within a 13 week period, starting January 4th, 2010.

Deadline for applications is Friday, November 13th, 2009. Three projects will be shortlisted (announced November 20th), and representatives from each application will be invited to the Centre for Digital Media for a final pitch, to be scheduled the week of November 23rd, 2009.

For more information and submission details, please click on the PDF link above.

Contact:

Kristina Fiedrich, Administrative Assistant, Dr. Gerri Sinclair

Masters of Digital Media Program @ the Centre for Digital Media

Great Northern Way Campus

577 Great Northern Way

Vancouver, BC | V5T 1E1 | CANADA

T: 778 370 1011 | F: 778 370 1045

E: kristina_fiedrich@gnwc.ca