Entering into The Rookies has enabled students and graduates to progress and become “…absolute rock stars in the industry”.


Co-founder of The Rookies, Alwyn Hunt,  came to the Sydney campus to encourage AIE students too enter this Oscars for young creatives,  which was  set up to discover and showcase the outstanding talent emerging from higher education facilities and help launch them into careers at the world’s top studios.

Entry into The Rookies gives students/graduates an opportunity to have their work seen by recruiters from all over the world; studios include Method, MPC, Weta, Epic Games, Crytek etc. This opportunity is about getting student and graduate work out there on an International stage…its not just about winning or getting into the finals, but is about creating a portfolio online and building your confidence.

Categories that can be entered include animation, VR, motion graphics, Next gen gaming and film production. There are categories for both teams and individuals.

To enter go to:  http://www.therookies.co.

Entries for 2017 close on May 29th.