Entries for the 20th Japan Media Arts Festival are sought from professional, amateur, independent and commercial creators across the globe. Works completed or released between Wednesday, September 10, 2015 and Friday, September 9, 2016 are eligible for entry in one of the four divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation and Manga.
For each division, a Grand Prize, Excellence Awards, and New Face Awards will be granted on the basis of artistic quality and creativity. In addition, Special Achievement Awards will be given on the recommendation of the Jury to individuals or groups who have made a special contribution to Media Arts in any of the four divisions.
Grand Prize: Certificate, trophy, 600,000 Japanese Yen
Excellence Award: Certificate, trophy, 300,000 Japanese Yen
New Face Award: Certificate, trophy, 200,000 Japanese Yen
Special Achievement Award: Certificate, trophy
Other outstanding entries will be chosen by the Jury as Jury Selections.
Friday, September 9, 2016
18:00 Japan Standard Time
For more info on how to apply go to festival.j-mediaarts.jp