Netflix Is Offering Free Scholarships For Anime School


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NETFLIX just teamed up with WIT Studio for the opportunity of a lifetime. Here's your chance to learn the art of Anime from the studio that brought you titles like 'Attack on Titan' and 'Ghost in the Shell.' If you are over 18years old and willing to head to Tokyo you can enroll at the Sasayuri Video Training Institute with a FULL scholarship. 10 lucky students will join the 6-month “WIT Animator Academy.” Classes will be held five days a week and will be led by famed anime vet Hitomi Tateno. Students who complete the course will be retained as subcontracted animators under WIT for original Netflix animes.

In order to sign up you have to be between 18-25 years old, a high school graduate, and must be willing to live in Japan (non-Japanese citizens can apply). The application deadline for the Netflix and WIT scholarship program is February 28. Head over to WIT Animator Academy website to apply.