INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS CREATIVE AWARD 2018|Award|Activities|Knowledge Capital Award



Winning entries and names of the creators are scheduled to be announced on ISCA2018 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS CREATIVE AWARD 2018) website in the middle of October 2018.

Award Ceremony -Screenings and Displays of the Winning Works-

Friday November 30th, 2018 and Saturday December 1st, 2018

EVENT Lab. At Knowledge Capital OSAKA in Grand Front Osaka North Bldg.

・Screening of the winning works of Japan Domestic and International Video Content Category
・Displays of the winning works of Japan Domestic Digital Content Category
・Announcement of award winners and Awarding ceremony
・Panel sessions and special performance by well-known creators
※ The reception for the winning entry creators, judges, and other persons involved will be held.
The winning entry creators (one person per entry) will be requested to attend the award ceremony. In case of produced the film by the group, only the representative of the group will be invited to the ceremony.

Prizes for International Video Content Category

Grand Prize 1 awarded ¥300,000 and a trophy
1st Prize 2 awarded ¥100,000 and a trophy
2nd Prize 3 awarded Miscellaneous prizes and a trophy

Entry Requirements and Production Period

■ The contest is open to university, graduate school, junior college, and vocational college students. Entries must be submitted representing a school. Students may be of any nationality.
■ The period for producing entries is from January 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018. Students graduating in 2018 are also eligible, but the entry must have been produced while the students were still enrolled in school.

Form Any Film, animation, computer graphics, or other moving image content
Length Max. 20 min. per entry
Format ・The title and name(s) of the creator(s) must be inserted at the start of the video.
・Entries must be submitted in a format “mp4”.
Winning entries will be requested to submit the master data.

Contest Period // Submissions are Closed //

From Now (accepting) to Friday, August 31,2018 to Monday, September 17, 2018
※ Must be received no later than Monday, September 17, 2018

Entry Submission Procedure

Submission Deadlines : Friday, 31 August, 2018

Please follow these steps to submit your entry.
STEP 1. Fill all your personal information in Entry Form and submit.
STEP 2. You will receive URL and application ID for uploading your movie file to your registered email address via autoreply email.
STEP 3. Uploding your movie file with application ID.
STEP 4. Submit your movie after uploading completion. all done!
ISCA2018 Entry Form

// Submissions are Closed for ISCA2018 //

Entry Rules

In order to enter the Contest, you must agree to the Rules. Therefore, please read these Rules prior to entry to ensure you understand and agree. You agree that submission of an entry in the Contest constitutes agreement to these Rules. You may not submit an entry to the Contest and are not eligible to receive the prizes described in these Rules unless you agree to these Rules.

【1】 Although it is permitted to submit an entry that will be submitted or has already been submitted to another contest or event, the entrant creator(s) must consent to the uses of the entries and there must be no conflict regarding multiple submission of the entry.
(Provide detailed information on any multiple submissions, including the name of the other contest(s), dates held, and the results announced.)

【2】The sponsor will be authorized to use the nominated entries and the winning entries as follows;

(1) Winning entries will be shown on ISCA2018 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS CREATIVE AWARD 2018) award screening hosted by Knowledge Capital.

(2) Winning entries will be shown on signage within Grand Front Osaka.

(3) Winning entries will be shown or introduced at the sponsor’s various facilities and events.

(4) Anthology DVD (One DVD for use as teaching materials will be provided free of charge to each school submitting an entry.)

(5) Winning entries will be shown on the official ISCA2018 website using the YouTube server, as well as on the official SNS of Knowledge Capital.

(6) Winning entries will be used as advertising in the sponsor’s broadcasts, for distribution purposes, screenings, printed materials, etc., and also for announcement of next year’s contest.
→ Regarding the above use of the entries, portions of the entries may be captured and edited for use as still images or as a digest version.
→ Any use of entries other than described above will be confirmed beforehand with the creators.

【3】Submitted entries should be free of any 3rd party claims or objections regarding the uses of the entries. The entrant creator(s) must accept full responsibility for any infringement of rights or compensation for damages from other parties, and the sponsor and its associates can in no way be held liable. These provisions apply to the total content used in the entry, including video images, voices, music, photographs, designs, etc.

【4】Any entry that infringes on the rights of a 3rd party or for which consent to the uses of the entries cannot be obtained may be excluded from the contest. In addition, if it is subsequently discovered that consent for the uses of the entries cannot be obtained for a winning entry, the sponsor reserves the right to nullify selection as a winner and require repayment of the prize awarded.

【5】Submitted entries will not be returned. While care will be exercised in the handling and storage of the submitted entries, the sponsor will not be held liable for any damage resulting from unforeseen circumstances, etc. (When submitting an entry, it is recommended that the entrant creator(s) keep a copy in the unlikely event the entry is lost or damaged.)

【6】Please refrain from making inquiries regarding the judging.

Requests Regarding Copyrights

1.Submitted entries must be original works and must not infringe on any copyrights, likeness rights, trademark rights or personal privacy rights, or violate the rules of public order and standard decency.

2.Regarding music, original songs or music should be used as much as possible. When using existing music (including free materials), it is important that there is no possibility of infringement that would hinder the uses of the entries.

3. If existing music is performed or arranged by the entrant creator(s) or other persons, consent to the uses of the entries must be provided.

4.When using existing music, images, or other material (including free materials) to which a 3rd party possesses rights, that must be clearly stated on the Entry Description Sheet, with a copy of the 3rd party’s consent form attached.


Organizing Office of ISCA2018 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS CREATIVE AWARD 2018) Sponsored by Knowledge Capital Association

ISCA2018 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS CREATIVE AWARD2018) Office Within the offices of Superstation, Inc.

Chika HONGO(Ms.)

Superstation, Inc.
Mitsui Bussan Bldg.
2-3-33 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku
Osaka 530-0005, Japan
Tel: +81-6-6229-1801
Fax: +81-6-6229-1802

*Please refrain from making inquiries regarding the judging.
*All personal information obtained through entry submission will be handled in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. No personal information obtained will be used for any purpose other than matters relating to the holding of the ISCA2018 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS CREATIVE AWARD2018).
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