Finnish Game Jam organization is awarding a ticket to the InnoGames Jam 2016 (https://www.igjam.eu/) and a 500 Eur travel aid to a prominent jammer willing to represent Finnish game jamming scene and bringing back the lessons learned to the community. The candidate for the scholarship is selected based on the applications sent prior to Monday 1st of August 2016 16:00 (GMT +3). A great applicant has participated to at least one FGJ game jam between 2010-2016 and has a broad experience on game jams in Finland (and/or elsewhere) as well as an interesting portfolio of game jam projects. Finnish Game Jam ry will offer one scholarship including:- 1 participation ticket to the InnoGame Jam 2016- 500 eur for travel and accommodation expenses (will be paid after the trip in return for receipts and a travel report – participant will book his/her traveling tickets and accommodation by him/herself) As a great applicant:- You have experience on game jams and have a record of interesting game jam projects.- You are over 18 years old.- You are a great team player.- You have been participating to at least one Finnish Game Jam event between 2010-2016. The applicant will commit to:- Travel and participate to the InnoGames Jam as part of a game jam team.- Write a short travel report (including photos) of the jam to be published at the Finnish Game Jam website (see example here: http://www.finnishgamejam.com/jam-report-train-jam-2016/)- Cover the rest of the travel and accommodation costs.
The applicants are notified via email on the 3rd of August, and the selected candidate is required to confirm his/her participation within a week from the notification, after which the scholarship is handed to the next in line.
InnoGames Jam (https://www.igjam.eu/) is organized by InnoGames.com, independent from Finnish Game Jam organization. Finnish Game Jam Scholarship Program is founded to improve the mobility of the Finnish jammers and further enhance the international collaboration of the global jamming scene.