Your dream career becoming a reality:
The Mastercard Gamer Academy will provide 10 people with the incredible opportunity to discover the wide range of career paths the esports industry has to offer.
Participants will gain a diverse perspective through hands-on training, mentorship, access to professional esports athletes and on-site learning at major esports events.
This ten-month Academy will include:
- Two (2) in-person trips to Berlin to visit the G2 Esports HQ and Training Facility
- One (1) in-person trip to attend VALORANT Champions
- One (1) in-person trip to attend the League of Legends World Championship Final
- A wide range of digital mentorship sessions with Academy ambassadors
Experience a day-in-the-life of a pro gamer
Meet the G2 players, coaches, and supporting staff
Learn what it takes to prepare and perform at the highest level
Travel to Berlin and explore the G2 HQ
Meet the individuals behind the brand, merch, and banger memes
Learn what it takes to run one of the top esports organizations in the world
Broadcast & Media
Gain exclusive access to major esports events
Meet the hosts, casters, and production staff
Learn what it takes to plan, rehearse and perform on the biggest stages in esports
“The passion for esports is undeniable, transcending gender, age, race and culture. With the Mastercard Gamer Academy, we are seizing the opportunity to level up the future of gaming for all and to bring the thrill of esports to more fans around the world.”
Mastercard – Chief Marketing Office
“At G2 Esports, we’re determined to be a driving force for change, for better inclusion and representation across esports and gaming, which is why we’re incredibly proud to launch the Mastercard Gamer Academy to be a catalyst for change. We want to highlight all the opportunities the esports industry has to offer and to inspire the next generation of fans to consider a career in esports, no matter where you’re from.”
G2 Esports – Chief Operating Office
Interested in a career in esports but don’t know where to start?
Join the Mastercard Gamer Academy community and begin shaping your career today with our exclusive career curriculum. Take a look behind the scenes and discover the wide range of career opportunities esports has to offer.