Ringling Student Selected to Receive IPAX Scholarship

    Ringling's Jorge Garcia Wins IPAX Award

    Ringling College computer animation student Jorge Garcia has been awarded an IPAX scholarship from Sony Pictures Imageworks, an honor bestowed to only three other students this year. 

    IPAX, Imageworks and Sony Pictures Animation's Professional Academic Excellence program, selected four outstanding students pursuing the goal of a professional career in animation, visual effects, or technology to win this year's scholarships.  Each scholarship winner is currently enrolled full-time at their IPAX member school. 

    IPAX, created in 2005, is a professional development program designed to share, extend and expand the Imageworks and Sony Pictures Animation knowledgebase as well as educate faculty and structure curriculum at leading academic institutions in an effort to develop future talent who will contribute to the overall growth of the visual effects and animation industry.

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