News and Updates

Tuesday Dec 1st, 2015

Community Fund Grant Winner: Skillpoint Alliance [Interview]

Earlier this year, SXSW announced the five recipients of the SXSW Community Fund Grants. Each of the recipients applied for a grant in the area most reflective of the work they are doing to create better communities. Please read on for our interview with the Austin-based Skillpoint Alliance....

Tuesday Dec 1st, 2015

Séan "Jacksepticeye" & Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico Confirmed as Hosts for 2016 Gaming Awards

Written by Estevan Aviles

We’re pleased to announce that the 2016 SXSW Gaming Awards will be hosted by rising YouTube megastar Séan "Jacksepticeye" William McLoughlin and internationally-recognized esports host Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico.