We take great pride in the achievements of our students and graduates, who have won Applied Arts Magazine awards, GDC/BC Salazar awards and GDC National Scholarship awards – to mention just a few – for many years running. This tradition of outstanding achievement, grounded in creative ability, intensive training and an industry-ready skill set, makes our graduates highly sought after.

2011 STUDENT AWARDS

GDC/BC SALAZAR AWARDS (Provincial)

Winner Brand Identity:

  • Miguel Molina (Grad 11)

Finalists Brand Identity:

  • Miranda Hebert (Grad 11)
  • Ryan Chung (Grad 11) x2

Honourable Mentions Brand Identity:

  • Ryan Chung (Grad 11) x2
  • Anthony Hooper (Grad 11)
  • Miranda Hebert (Grad 11)
  • Terry Hsiao (Grad 12)
  • Leah Vlemmicks (Grad 12)

Finalists Print Design:

  • Kimberly Eppich (Grad 12)
  • Sarah Taylor (Grad 12)

Honourable Mentions Print Design:

  • Miranda Hebert (Grad 11)
  • Sarah Eno (Grad 12)
  • Gabe Hall (Grad 11)
  • Colleen Keith (Grad 11)
  • Grant McMillan (Grad 11)

APPLIED ARTS MAGAZINE STUDENT AWARDS (International)

Winners will be published in the November/December issue of Applied Arts Magazine. Click on the names to view the winning work:

APPLIED ARTS MAGAZINE DESIGN (National)

This spring Applied Arts magazine accepted entries to redesign its magazine from five schools across Canada. Andrew Schick (Grad 11) was placed in the top ten; his work can be found in the Applied Arts 2011 Photography & Illustration Awards Annual.

DESIGN EDGE CANADA "REGGIE" AWARDS (Regional)

Winner, Student Work category (BC/Yukon region):

  • Miguel Molina (Grad 11)

Finalists, Student Work category (BC/Yukon region):

  • Sarah Taylor (Grad 12)
  • Miranda Hebert (Grad 11)
  • Andrew Schick (Grad 11) x2
  • Anthony Hooper (Grad 11) x2

VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW POSTER CONTEST

Winner (Chairman's Award):

  • Leah Vlemmicks (Grad 12)

GDC (GRAPHIC DESIGNERS OF CANADA) SCHOLARSHIPS (National)

Winner $2,000 Adobe Scholarship:

  • Samantha Smith (Grad 12)

Honourable Mention:

  • Marcus Wreland (Grad 12)

IDEA PORTFOLIO SCHOLARSHIPS, GRAD 11

IDEA's graduating class compete for portfolio scholarships; winners are determined by industry feedback to final portfolios. This year's winners are:

  • Anthony Hooper (design)
  • Miguel Molina (design)
  • Serena Zhang (illustration)
  • Andrew Young (illustration)

CAPIC RODEO 3 ILLUSTRATION/PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST (National)

First prize for Illustration category:

  • Xiuyuan (Serena) Zhang (Grad 11)

Winners in Top 15 Illustrations category:

  • Xiuyuan (Serena) Zhang (Grad 11)
  • Hayley Kallberg (Grad 12)
  • Deanna Solveig (Grad 11)
  • Sarah Taylor (Grad 12)
  • Madison Tuff-Overes (Grad 13)
  • Nadia Turanski-Gauthier (Grad 11)
  • Leah Vlemmiks (Grad 12)
  • Andrew Young (Grad 11)

Winners in Top 30 Illustrations category:

  • Katie So (Grad 12)
  • Gabe Hall (Grad 11)
  • Miles Chic (Grad 12)
  • Sarah Acres (Grad 11)
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