Monthly Archives: January 2022

New Blood Awards 2022

 

The New Blood Awards are back to uncover the rawest talent around. Download the briefs and enter your projects to the department for sponsorship by Monday, March 7th 2022: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1zzRJNuaPxGc8Oq7rjic3nT_d0mWSvp53pE2a8hwNh_s/edit

There is a new line-up of irresistible briefs, set by 18 big-name brands:

21GRAMS, Audible, BBC, Chivas, Do the Green Thing, The Walt Disney Company, Duolingo, Editor X & XL Recordings, giffgaff, Google Fonts & HMCT, Netflix, Penguin, Snap, Superunion & Black Girl Gamers, The Case for Her & Project Drawdown, Top Trumps, Walkers, ustwo games.

For more information, visit their website!

American Advertising Awards EXTENSION

STUDENTS, the ADDYs competition deadline has been extended – therefore, our deadline is extended as well!

Please be sure to fill out the department form for your project/entry fees to be sponsored. The deadline is now January 24th: Department Form

 

Competition Website:
https://enter.americanadvertisingawards.com/a/organizations/14-SFA/solicitations/47/home

CATEGORIES
There are over 200 categories in the following Divisions:

  • Sales Promotion
  • Collateral Material
  • Direct Marketing
  • Out of Home
  • Ambient Media
  • Magazine Advertising
  • Newspaper Advertising
  • Online/Interactive Media
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Cross Platform Integrated Campaigns
  • Photography
  • Sound
  • Illustration

And More!!
Plus 50 Student Categories!

Links:
Greater San Francisco Ad Club Web Site
More Competition Information
Professional Rules
Student Rules
Enter the Competition (Professionals) 
Enter the Competition (Students)

 

Summer Design Internship

 

Hey students! Looking for a paid summer design internship?

AppLovin’s leading marketing software provides mobile app developers a powerful set of solutions to grow their mobile apps. AppLovin’s technology platform enables developers to market, monetize, analyze and publish their apps. The company’s first-party content includes over 200+ popular, engaging apps and its technology brings that content to millions of users around the world. AppLovin is headquartered in Palo Alto, California with several offices globally.

AppLovin is a Certified Great Place to Work, one of Inc.’s Best Workplaces and a recipient of the 2019 Glassdoor Top CEO employee’s choice award. The San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal awarded AppLovin one of the Bay Area’s Best Places to Work in 2019, 2020 and 2021, and the Workplace Wellness Award in 2019 which recognizes businesses that are leaders in improving worker well-being. Grow your career at AppLovin!

Candidates residing/will reside in the following states are eligible for this role: California, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Colorado, Ohio, North Carolina, Florida, Pennsylvania, and Washington.

AppLovin’s in-house creative team, SparkLabs, is looking for design interns for a 12-week paid summer internship program. This is an opportunity to experience the culture & atmosphere at AppLovin and take on some of the responsibilities and functions of a full-time designer for the summer period. This is a hands-on role and the work will span various design responsibilities. This role requires someone who thrives in a diverse, fast paced environment.

As a design intern the responsibilities could include:

  • Researching and synthesizing market trends and innovating creative ideas
  • Executing on high value creative projects including animating, resizing, localizing and creation.
  • Assisting with creative production project management needs
  • Learning valuable 2D & 3D design skills from a team of talented designers!

Basic Qualifications:

  • Junior or Senior year student working towards a bachelor’s degree in graphic design, media arts, illustration, animation, or related field.
  • Proficient understanding of After Effects and Photoshop for 2D and Maya for 3D.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Plays mobile games!
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Self-starter who is results oriented, resourceful, innovative, and intellectually curious
  • Strong time management, prioritization and the ability to adhere to deadlines
  • Collaboration skills and ability to work effectively with a diverse team

Perks:

  • Fun intern events to connect with employees on various teams
  • Opportunities to connect with Senior Leadership

To apply send your resume & portfolio to: jeff.bedrick@applovin.com

Junior Web Developer at UCSF

Hey students! Looking for work as a web developer? UCSF is hiring! You will be part of an interdisciplinary team of UCSF website creators that will offer a suite of services including strategy, development and design.

As a Junior Web Developer:
•    Build custom websites based on customer specification
•    Develop the display layer of websites via CSS, JavaScript, PHP and related tools
•    Integrate 3rd party code and APIs were applicable
•    Deploy code and test patches and upgrades
•    Explore and validate new software solutions
•    Collobarate with developers across the UC system to develop new shared software.
•    Work with other UC IT partners to develop excellent digital experiences for UCSF Patients, Faculty, Students and Staff.

For more information on how to apply, please click here.