imagineNATIVE gdc scholarship


Game Developers Conference 2019 Scholarship

imagineNATIVE is honored to announce that we have been chosen to participate in the 2019 Game Developers Conference (GDC) Scholars Program. We are delighted to share this opportunity with Indigenous creatives from all areas to help improve the visibility of Indigenous voices in games and game culture.

About the Scholarship

The imagineNATIVE GDC Scholarship includes conference + summit passes to GDC, which includes talks and workshops, as well as one year of access to the GDC Vault online. Recipients will also have the opportunity to network with other members of the 2019 Scholarship.

If you are interested, please apply using the link above!


GDC (Game Developers Conference) takes place from Monday, March 18th 2019 to Friday, March 22nd 2019. It is located at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California, USA. It is the largest annual gathering of professional video game developers, focusing on learning, inspiration, and networking. 

Applications close December 7th. Notification of results will be sent out December 14th.


  • Can apply from any country

  • Must identify as Indigenous/Native/Aboriginal

Please note that imagineNATIVE cannot guarantee financial assistance for travel or accommodations.

If you are having any issues with your application please contact our Digital + Interactive Coordinator, Meagan Byrne, at

To fill out an application, click here.