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Animation Competition for Ages 11 to 15

Make and submit an animation and win prizes!

Make a short animation, alone or with your friends, and enter to win the opportunity to have your animation included in the opening sequences of a larger animation made by the #BeACreativeProducer team, which will be launched at Cambridge Junction in February 2019!

Winners will also receive voucher prizes! The winner will receive £100 worth of vouchers, and the runner-up £75!

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  • What Is the Brief?

  • Who Can Enter?

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    • Teenagers aged 11 to 15.
    • Working alone, or in small teams of 2 to 5.
    • You must live in the UK.
    • Entries can come from school, community or arts organisation groups, or from families at home.
    • You don’t need to have any previous animation experience.
  • What Are The Prizes?

    First Prize
    Henry’s Odyssey Prize

    The winning animation will be included in the opening sequences of the #BeACreativeProducer animation to be launched at Cambridge Junction in February 2019. The winning individual or team will also receive a total of £100 of voucher prizes.
    Henry's Odyssey

    Runner-Up Prize
    ScolaQuip Prize

    The animation produced by the runner up will be included in the closing sequences of the #BeACreativeProducer animation to be launched at Cambridge Junction in February 2019. The runner up will also receive a total of £75 of voucher prizes.

  • Who Are The Judges?

    #BeACreativeProducer

    The competition will be judged by the original #BeACreativeProducer team of teenagers, with the help and guidance of Paula Briggs, Co-Director of AccessArt.

    Meet the team here.

  • What Is The Closing Deadline?

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    The closing deadline for receipt of entries is 10pm GMT 20th January 2019

    See below for the entry procedure.

  • Background To The Competition

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    During 2018, five 13 year old teenagers have been working with Paula Briggs from AccessArt to combine their skills in the visual arts, craft, dance, drama, music (playing and composition) to make a series of animations which they hope will inspire other teenagers to recognise and value their creativity. As part of this project, and as a way of opening up opportunities to new audiences, the #BeACreativeProducer team have devised this competition to encourage other teenagers to come together to make their own animation. Find out more about the original #BeACreativeProducer project.

3 Easy Steps To Enter

1. Register to receive an Entry Form by email

This form should be filled in by the Parent, Guardian or Teacher
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2. Be Inspired & Make Your Animation

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Find Ideas & Inspiration to Help you Make your Animation!

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3. Send your Animation & Entry Form!

You can submit your entry in one of 2 ways…


1) You can email your finished animation to [email protected], together with your entry form (which will be emailed to you when you register above).


2) Or, you can upload your animation to Instagram. If you choose this option you MUST tag the animation with the #BeACreativeProducer tag, and send a completed entry form, including your Instagram account name to [email protected]


The deadline for receipt of entries is 10pm GMT 20th January 2019.

Any Questions?

Please email [email protected] with any questions!

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