Next-Gen.biz writes: "GDC organizers have announced that submissions are now open for the 2009 Independent Games Festival.
The 11th annual IGF competition will again sort out the best of the best in the indie games market.
Indie developers have until November this year to submit their games. IGF organizers will announce winners on January 5, 2009. Prizes will be awarded at the IGF Awards on Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at San Francisco's Moscone Center.
Games from the finalists will be playable on the GDC show floor, and will land in prize categories including innovation, excellence in design and technical excellence.
IGF is giving away $50,000 in prizes, including the $20,000 Seumas McNally Grand Prize."