Rookie Awards 2024 - Our Most Successful Contest Yet!

We are ecstatic to announce that Rookie Awards 2024 has been our most successful contest to date, and it’s all thanks to your incredible support and encouragement of your students.

Rookie Awards 2024 - Our Most Successful Contest Yet!

We are ecstatic to announce that Rookie Awards 2024 has been our most successful contest to date, and it’s all thanks to your incredible support and encouragement of your students. Your efforts to promote and inspire the next generation of talent have been overwhelming, and we couldn’t have achieved this milestone without you.

Record-Breaking Participation

We are proud to share some amazing statistics that highlight the success of this year's contest:

  • 6,815 entries have been submitted, marking a 24% increase from 2023.
  • Entries came from 103 countries, showcasing a truly global reach.
  • We received submissions from 568 different schools, reflecting the widespread interest and enthusiasm for the contest.

Once again, 3D Animation, Games, Concept Art, and VFX emerged as the most popular categories, demonstrating the diverse talents and passions of our participants. The most sought-after career opportunities are with Axis Studios, Ghost VFX, and Playside Studios, highlighting these studios as top destinations for aspiring artists.

Outstanding Judging Efforts

Our inspiring judges have already completed 33,297 reviews 🤯, with many more to complete over the next month. Please join us in wishing them the strength and stamina needed to continue this monumental task.

Next Steps

As we move forward, the focus will be on judging the remaining entries. We aim to announce the finalists on 9 July 2024. Stay tuned for this exciting update and continue to support and encourage your students throughout this process.

Thank you once again for your unwavering support and for helping make Rookie Awards 2024 a resounding success.


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