BEVERLY HILLS, CA — The Academy is now accepting applications for its 2014 Student Academy Awards competition. Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal awards, along with cash prizes, may be presented to student filmmakers in the following categories: Alternative, Animation, Narrative, Documentary and Foreign Film. The U.S. competition is open to all full-time college and university students at accredited institutions, whose films are made within the curricular structure of a film program or class at their respective schools. U.S. entries must be submitted by Tuesday, April 1, 2014. The rules and online application forms are available at http://www.oscars.org/saa. The 41st Annual Student Academy Awards presentation will be held in June at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.