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No Deadline Alameda County Library Card - Click here and follow the instructions to access great online library resources.
No DeadlineSan Jose City Library Card - You do not have to live in San Jose to access their great online library resources.  Click here and follow the instructions.
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National Young Arts Foundation - Win cash awards of up to $10,000 (an alternative to scholarships to spend as you wish.) Take master classes with accomplished artists in your field. Sign up to the email list and you will receive updates about the application including helpful tips on what makes a great submission. Categories include FilmWriting and more.
FilmFreeway - Your One-Stop Shop for Submitting to Festivals. Click here for details.
No Deadline Everybody Digital - A streaming app that features short films and short form digital media. This app is the ultimate library for licensed award-winning films from across the world, providing a home for short films. Click for details.
California Film Festivals & Contests Click here for details.  
MOFILM Open Video Competitions: MOFILM is a global community of filmmakers that runs regular video contests for the world’s biggest brands, like Chevrolet, Coca-Cola and Walmart. Learn more at MoFilm.com
Zooppa - Get creative! Get noticed! Win money! Zooppa is the place where you can make your own ads for famous brands. Whether you’re film maker, an animator or a graphic designer, Zooppa is the place for you.
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  Free YouTuber Magazine Subscription: Building your brand is a key step on the road to making an income from YouTube. For details click here

Free Autodesk Design Software: Autodesk Student Version software incorporates all the functionality of our professional licenses. For details click here.

Low Cost Internet: Low income households can sign up for low-cost internet service. Click here for Comcast.  Click here for AT&T.
  Hit Film 4 Express is a free editing and VFX software designed to take you from padawan to powerhouse. Create hollywood quality content on your own terms. Click here for details.

Fusion Integrated 2D and 3D compositing and motion graphics software, VR tools with a massive toolset featuring paint, rotoscope, titling, animation, multiple keyers including Primatte, an amazing 3D particle system, advanced keyframing, GPU acceleration, and support for importing and rendering 3D models and scenes from other applications. Click here for details
  DaVinci Resolve Revolutionary tools for editing, visual effects, motion graphics, color correction and audio post production, all in a single application. Click here for details.

HP Life This free, online training program helps you gain the real-life IT and business skills needed to start or grow your business, Learn at your own pace in your own time. For details click here.

Khan Academy SAT Prep | Free test prep resources. Watch videos, read articles, and expand your knowledge in any test prep topic. Click here for details.
  Google SketchUp - "The easiest way to draw in 3D" Click here for details.
  Blender - Free 3D creation suite. Features include modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, even video editing and game creation. Click here for details.
  MPC Beats for Windows or Mac - Free fully featured, beat-making software.
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 OpenToonz - Free software for the production of 2D animation. Click here for details.
 Pencil - An easy, intuitive tool to make 2D hand-drawn animations. Click here for details.
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