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Game Devs Of Color Expo - GDC 2019 Scholarship Application
The organizers of the Game Devs of Color Expo are pleased to announce that we're a Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019 Scholarship Partner Organization.

Selected applicants will receive a GDC 2019 Conference + Summits pass (normally $2000+) at no cost. Our goal with this is to remove a barrier to entry for creatives of color at various levels of expertise toward attending GDC, the largest gathering of professional game creators. We will also provide some support to all selected scholars, including sharing information from experienced professionals, meetup opportunities, and more that will be shared closer to the event. Assistance for travel and lodging is a goal, and will be provided in order of need, but is pending funding availability and is not guaranteed. If assistance is needed, that will not be a negative factor in your application.

GDC 2019 will take place March 18th - March 22nd in San Francisco, California. Applications will be accepted until 11:59pm EST on December 19th, and announcements will be made by early January.

If you have any questions or concerns, please hit us up at gdocexpo@gmail.com

Game Developers Conference (March 2019, San Francisco) - http://gdconf.com
Game Devs of Color Expo (July 2019, New York City) - http://gamedevsofcolorexpo.com

Your email address *
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Full name *
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Are you a person of color? *
Because we are a games collective that prioritizes people of color who make games and/or exist in adjacent game related spaces, anything other than a "Yes" here will disqualify your application.
Because we are a collective who works to uplift people of color in the games space across an intersectional spectrum, please tell us a bit about your background.
All answers are valid - some examples: Are you a cis hetero black man? Pansexual indigenous nonbinary person? Trans Latinx woman? We want to hear from you.
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Please provide a short bio (under 280 characters), some links to projects, and a picture. *
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What are your interests in games, and what do you hope to gain from attending GDC? *
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How long have you been working on games, either in the industry, independently, or in games academia? *
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Are you interested in speaking or showing your work at a future Game Devs of Color Expo? *
If so, please tell us a little more about it.
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If selected, will you require assistance for travel/lodging/food? *
This will not negatively affect your application, however it's important to note that we will be looking into providing stipends based on fundraising/need and cannot make any guarantees.
How much total assistance will you need, in US dollars? *
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If needed, please provide any additional information here.
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