In an era dominated by digital innovation and technological prowess, the fusion of gaming and entrepreneurship has emerged as a dynamic force, captivating the minds of passionate student gamers and visionary makerpreneurs.
Recognizing the potential within this intersection, two groundbreaking grants, the Globe x AA MakerPreneur Grant and the UniPin x AA LevelUP Grant, presented by AcadArena, have opened their doors, inviting aspiring individuals to embark on a journey of innovation, creativity, and strategic brilliance.
Globe x AA MakerPreneur Grant: Pioneering the Future of Tech-Driven Entrepreneurship
The collaboration between Globe, a telecommunications giant, and AcadArena, a leading esports and campus gaming network, gives rise to the MakerPreneur Grant. Tailored for students who possess not only a fervent love for gaming but also a flair for entrepreneurship, this grant serves as a gateway to transform ingenious ideas into tangible realities.
This grant is not merely an opportunity for financial support; it symbolizes a commitment to fostering a generation of tech-savvy individuals who are poised to shape the future. Whether it’s developing cutting-edge gaming peripherals, creating innovative software solutions, or designing immersive virtual experiences, the Globe x AA MakerPreneur Grant stands as a beacon for those who dare to dream and are ready to translate their passion into meaningful contributions to the tech industry.
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Who can apply for this grant?
This is a merit-based grant for:
- A dedicated Makerpreneur, not younger than 18 years old.
Must have an established channel or shop on social media, ecommerce sites, or similar product/service listing platforms. The channel must have been active in the past year.
Individual applicants only! The applying individual must be the main proprietor of the service or shop.
(Note: Collective members can apply individually with their own works)
- Have planned events or activities scheduled between January-March 2024.
BENEFITS: Up to P100, 000 Per Awardee
UniPin x AA LevelUP Grant: Elevating the Gaming Experience
In tandem with the MakerPreneur Grant, the UniPin x AA LevelUP Grant, a collaboration between UniPin, a leading gaming payment gateway, and AcadArena, is designed to elevate the gaming landscape. Targeted at students with a fervor for game development, esports management, or content creation, this grant aims to fuel the ambitions of those eager to make their mark in the gaming industry.
The LevelUP Grant extends beyond a mere financial boost; it signifies an investment in the untapped potential of students who are poised to redefine the gaming experience. From designing captivating game narratives to organizing esports tournaments that capture the imagination of audiences worldwide, recipients of the UniPin x AA LevelUP Grant are not just beneficiaries but torchbearers of a new era in gaming innovation.
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AcadArena: Nurturing Talents, Shaping Futures
At the heart of these groundbreaking grants is AcadArena, an organization committed to empowering the youth by providing platforms for skill development, mentorship, and recognition. By fostering a vibrant ecosystem that converges gaming and entrepreneurship, AcadArena becomes a catalyst for the transformation of passionate students into influential makerpreneurs and gaming trailblazers.
Who can apply for this grant?
This is a merit-based grant for model students who are either:
- A community leader of a gaming-adjacent community or student organization.
An emerging player aspiring to be a pro player and break into the collegiate and professional scene.
BENEFITS: Up to P50, 000 Awarded
As applications open for the Globe x AA MakerPreneur Grant and UniPin x AA LevelUP Grant, the call echoes loud and clear: seize the opportunity, embrace the challenge, and embark on a journey that transcends the boundaries of traditional academia. The convergence of passion, innovation, and entrepreneurship awaits, and AcadArena serves as the bridge that connects aspirations to accomplishments.
These grants represent more than financial support; they symbolize a commitment to nurturing the talents of student gamers and makerpreneurs, fostering an environment where creativity knows no bounds, and empowering the next generation to shape the future of technology and gaming. The journey begins now – a journey fueled by passion, guided by innovation, and destined for greatness.
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Announcement of awardees: Dec 11, 2023
Awarding Date: Dec 15, 2023
How to file your application?
For all interested applicants, kindly click the corresponding links below.
Globe x AA MakerPreneur Grant: https://acadarena.typeform.com/GlobexAAMaker
UniPin x AA LevelUP Grant: https://acadarena.typeform.com/UniPinAALevelUp
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