Toonz Academy, Technopark-based training division of Toonz Animation India Pvt. Ltd. is providing G. A. Menon Memorial Scholarships for Advanced Diploma in Digital Arts and Animation course. The course is to begin from January 2014.
The scholarships can be availed by those candidates who have obtained a Bachelor Fine Arts (BFA), Kerala Government Technical Education degree in Painting & Drawing and Fine Arts.
The Toonz Academy was founded by G.A. Menon, he was the chairman of the animation institute. Being a visionary hebacked the origin of Kerala's industrialization.
The course duration is one year and main areas of curriculum will comprise - character modelling, background, organic character texturing, lighting, character rigging, character animation and particle effects, dynamics, and compositing.
After finishing of the course, students performing extremely well will get an opportunityto work as an intern at the Toonz Animation Studio for full 3 months.
As told by P. Jayakumar, CEO ofToonz Animation India, Menon was a leader providing inspiration to others, this scholarship scheme is to pay honorto him and for his undying spirit that led many people to get influenced, letting them to excel by aiming high.
Toonz Academy by offering scholarship aims to helpgiftedand talented artists belonging to weak financial backgrounds yet aspire to rise high and establish their identity through heir creative talents,in the animation industry.
To apply and fill online scholarship application form visit - www.toonzacademy.com.The interested candidate can also walk in with their portfolio and contact the concerned authorities at the Toonz Academy. The contact numbers are; 09249494908, 0471-3042500.
27th Dec 2013 is the last application submission date.After screening of the applications, an expert panel of creative consultants from Toonzshall call for a personal interview and aptitude test, to finalize the reward of the scholarships.