04.03.09 by Jeff

$18,000 Rethink Scholarship!

All you aspiring art directors and designers in the Vancouver area, here’s your chance to win a two-year fully paid $18,000 scholarship to Langara College’s new Communication and Ideation Design program, courtesy of ad agency Rethink. I actually got my fine arts diploma from Langara before heading to Emily Carr for my degree!

Students apply by using a sketch book to convey their ideas, entries will be judged by Rethink co-creative directors Chris Staples and Ian Grais. Get full details here: rethinkscholarship.com!

Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.

  • http://corygibbons.com/blog/ Cory Gibbons

    like the video

  • http://www.joreid.blogspot.com jonathan reid sevigny

    Wow! that was really well done!

  • Sascha

    That would be an amazing program to be a part of. I have heard many good things about Rethink.

  • http://www.flickr.com/jorgegalvao Jorge

    This is great….

    Hey, about the video, have you seen this guy work:


    he has such a great work. Stop Motion, paper toys, illustrations, paper cut illustrations, etc… check it out.


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