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1st Creative Visual Award 2011

1st Creative Visual Award 2011 – USM Short Film and Photography Festival – presents a full range of student short films and photography from across the three campuses of USM. With Jury and Audience awards across multiple categories, there are numerous opportunities for student filmmaker, photographer recognitions at CVA 2011.
1st Creative Visual Award 2011
– USM Short Film and Photography Festival
It is time for you to visualize your dream through SHORT FILM category or PHOTOGRAPHY category.
Are you using your hand phone to shoot those happening moments? Have you shared your own video with your buddies on Facebook? Did you finish your video productions in terms of your interested issues? Are you going to present your research findings through visual works? Do you have video camera/or camera? Do you have dreams?
Judged by Professional JuryChosen by Audiences
Short filmphotographyShort filmphotography
Award for Best Theme Presentation√√Triumph of the Spirit Award√√
Award for Best Shoot√√Audience Impact Award√√
Jury Prize√√Creative Award√√
Special Right Livelihood College Awards
(4 themes – Breastfeeding, Environment, Migrant workers, and Consumer Rights)√   
16 Awards of 1st Creative Visual Award 2011
Submit your work before 31 July 2011.
SHORT FILM category:
– Maximum runtime: 20 minutes;
– Submissions in any genre will be accepted;
– Non-English language works must either have English subtitles or be accompanied with English and the original language dialogue list;
– TWO DVD copies of the work, labeled with the work’s title, running time, director(s) name(s), affiliation, director’s nationality and contact phone number. (DVD submissions will NOT be returned);
– All submissions should be accompanied by an official Entry Form that can be collected at School of Communication and Institute of Postgraduate Studies; it’s also available at 1st Creative Visual Award 2011 Facebook page;
– The entry fee is RM 20 per submission;
– Submissions may be sent to 1st Creative Visual Award Office, School of Communication, USM;
– Submissions will not be returned under any circumstances;
– Please attach the logo of 1st Creative Visual Award 2011 at the end credit of the film.
– Theme: 2012;
– Maximum number of entries: 2;
– Format: JPG, JPEG, GIF;
– Quality: 72 dpi;
– Submissions may be sent to, attached with the work’s title, name of photographer, affiliation, photographer’s nationality and contact number;
– All submissions should be accompanied by an official entry form;
– The entry fee is RM 20 per submission;
– Submissions will not be returned under any circumstances.
28th September, 2011 – Opening Ceremony;
28th September to 30th September, 2011 – Screening Sessions / Photography Exhibitions;
30th September, 2011 – Red Carpet Award Ceremony.
Any enquiry please email to
OR log on to 1st Creative Visual Awards 2011 Facebook page for more information
Contact of Project Director:
Chanson Wang Chang Song
Phone: (006) 016 4079134

Wisma Putra International Charity Bazaar 2011






1.       1st Prize Winner: Cash RM200.00, hamper and plague

2.       2nd Prize Winner: Cash RM150.00, hamper and plague

3.       3rd Prize Winner: Cash RM100.00, hamper and plague

4.       4th Prize Winner: Hamper and plague

5.       5th Prize Winner: Hamper and plague

The Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS) invites all postgraduate students to participate in 2nd Postgraduate Bowling Tournament as detailed below:

Date: 28 April 2011

Time: 4.00pm

Venue: Premium Lanes, Sunshine Square

Registration Fees: RM100.00 per team.

Meals will be provided for each participant.

For more information, please contact Ms. Vijayletchumi at 04-653 2608 / 04-653 2943

Registration form has been attached or can be downloaded at

Are you game?

Graduate Assistant Scheme for 2011 is open

USM Fellowship: Are you eligible?

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