1: What is Pathway?
A :Talent Development Programme by *SCAPE, Pathway is a new initiative to support the development of aspiring streamers in Singapore. The programme aims at providing an opportunity for the trainee streamers towards a “Partner” status on Twitch and equip them with the right digital skills to venture further into content creation, potentially allowing them to explore a career path in streaming as well!
2: Who will Pathway be suitable for?
A: This programme is exclusive to aspiring local youth streamers who are passionate in pursuing streaming as a content creator.
3: When will Pathway be held?
A: Registrations will begin on 7 November and end on 22 November 2020. The official programme will kick off on 5 December 2020 once the top 30 participants have been chosen.
4: What is the duration Pathway programme?
A: It begins on 5 December 2020 and ends on 6 February 2021.
5: Is there an age restriction for Pathway and is it only open to Singaporeans/Singapore PR?
A: Yes, interested registrants are to be of age between 18 to 35 years old, and have to be a Singaporean or Singapore PR to qualify for the registration.
6: Is there a cost to join Pathway?
A: No, the Pathway Programme is free to join, subject to selection!
7: What is the selection process for Pathway participants?
A: Applicants will be required to submit an audition video through the registration link here.
8: How will I know if I am selected for the Pathway Programme?
A: We will contact you to go through another round of selection process where the final participants will then have the opportunity to be picked by the Mentors for the programme.
9: Will I be able to choose my Mentor?
A: No, the Mentors will be the ones selecting the shortlisted applicants who will then be part of the Mentors’ team from then on.
10: What should I expect from my Mentor?
A: You can expect first hand experience advice from your Mentor and obstacles that they know you will face with tips on how to overcome them. Youths can expect a series of masterclasses, 1-on-1 mentoring sessions, content review sessions, community meetups, as well as sharing sessions by the mentors themselves.
11: Do I need to be a streamer or have any experience with streaming to join Pathway?
A: No you do not, if you are curious and interested to begin your wonderful streaming journey, do register away!
12: How do I register for Pathway?
A: You can register via this link here.
13: If I have achieved “Partner” status on Twitch, am I still allowed to register for Pathway?
A: As much as we appreciate your enthusiasm, “Partners” of Twitch cannot partake in Pathway, as we’re looking to give new and aspiring streamers and non-streamers a chance to learn and enter the world of streaming.
14: Is it compulsory to commit fully to the 10 weeks schedule of Pathway programme upon being selected?
A: Yes, it is compulsory. In the event that you do not complete the programme, the kickstarter crate will be forfeited and you will be deemed to have not graduated from the programme. You will also be required to clock 15 hours of stream time weekly for the duration of the programme.
15: What is the time for the masterclass workshops?
A: Masterclasses will be held every Saturday, 5 December 2020 and ends on 23 January 2021, at 2.00pm, GMT+8.
16. How do I graduate from the Pathway programme?
A: Participants have to complete the 8 weeks course and attend the graduation in order to graduate from the programme.
17: What is the kickstarter crate for?
A: It contains a combination of equipment and accessories to provide the 30 selected participants a boost to kick start or improve their streaming experiences so they can pursue streaming without worrying over streaming equipment.
18. Can I become a “Partner” after going through Pathway?
A. Top performing individuals from the programme will receive a “Partner” status (subjected to Twitch) as well as an opportunity to be invited to the *SCAPEesports Twitch Team as a streamer.
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