This summer, NVIDIA is inviting UK students to test their VFX skills on GeForce RTX using Unreal Engine 5, with the chance to take home some incredible prizes. Submit your 30-second scene before 11:59 pm BST on the new extended deadline of September 17, 2023.
Win an NVIDIA Studio Powered Laptop
NVIDIA is inviting students across the UK to show off their creative process in the RTX Student Summer Showcase. With the grand prize of an ASUS Zenbook Pro 14 OLED with GeForce RTX 4070 up for grabs, students have been challenged to capture the essence of summer and ‘Summer Holidays’ in a 30-second VFX scene created in Unreal Engine 5.
There are also two ASUS Vivobook Pro 16 OLED with GeForce RTX 4060 Laptop GPUs up for grabs, as two runner-up submissions will be chosen alongside the winning scene.
As well as the prizes, this UK-wide competition will give students a platform to showcase their VFX skills with the chance to be featured across official NVIDIA channels.
One ASUS Zenbook Pro 14 OLED with GeForce RTX 4070 is up for grabs
NVIDIA has recruited some of the top talent in the industry to judge submissions including the Editor for 3D World and ImagineFX, Rob Redman, Senior Unreal Generalist for Virtual Production for DNEG, Milan Dey, Consumer Creative Director for NVIDIA, Jessica King, and Product Manager Media and Entertainment for NVIDIA Omniverse, Pooya Ghobadpour.
How to enter
Students enrolled at UK-based universities can submit their 30-second scene on Twitter by tagging @NVIDIAStudio and @NVIDIAGeForceUK with #RTXSummerShowcase until 11:59 pm BST on September 17, 2023. And there's also a dedicated landing page where you can check out more about NVIDIA’s RTX Student Summer Showcase, including rules, T&Cs, and submission process.