Friday Aug 14th, 2015

Applications Now Open for the 2016 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship

Written by Jim Kolmar

We’re pleased to share that applications are now open for the 2016 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship. Each year at SXSW, we honor the memory of the much-loved editor who passed away in 2010. A close collaborator of Errol Morris, Karen inspired a generation of young editors, and the Fellowship,...

Monday Aug 3rd, 2015

SXSW Interactive Honors Innovation! Enter Your Project for the 2016 Event

Written by Aurora Blase

SXSW Interactive is now accepting applicants for the Interactive Innovation Awards, Accelerator Awards, ReleaseIt at SXSW, Gaming Awards and nominations for community do-gooders to honor at the Dewey Winburne Community Service Awards.

Have you been working on the next big advancement in the digital industry? Are you a part of...

Wednesday Jul 22nd, 2015

2015 V2Venture Pitch Competition Winners Revealed!

Written by Jessica Cox

Congratulations to all of the winners of the third annual SXSW V2Venture pitch competition! Leah Hunter (Fast Company) and Mohanjit Jolly (DFJ) emceed the competition as contestants went head-to-head to prove they were the most exciting new innovations across five categories. Special thanks to our esteemed panel of judges,...

Friday Jul 10th, 2015

Startups Get Discovered at SXSW Accelerator – Enter Yours Today!

Written by Aurora Blase

For the 2016 event, the SXSW Accelerator pitch competition returns for its eighth year. Happening on Saturday, March 12 and Sunday, March 13, the two-day competition gives stage to the most cutting-edge, innovative startups from around the world.

Finalists will have the opportunity to pitch their project in front...

Wednesday Jul 8th, 2015

Creators and Innovators: Enter your Project to the Interactive Innovation Awards

Written by Aurora Blase

Have you been working on the latest innovation and want the opportunity to tell the world? Enter your project for the chance to be honored for your creativity at the 2016 Interactive Innovation Awards.

The 19th annual SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards will showcase the most exciting tech developments, including...

Monday Jul 6th, 2015

Nominations for Dewey Winburne Community Service Award Open Through August 14

Every year in March, SXSW honors 10 amazing people serving their communities in different ways in honor of SXSW Interactive co-founder, Dewey Winburne.

Winburne was many things to many people in the Austin community: a family man, a teacher, a visionary, a connector and an innovator. We're reaching out...