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April 10, 2019
Austin Alliance for Women in Media 2017 Scholarship Opportunity
January 25, 2017
We are the Scholarship Co-Chair Board Members with the Austin Alliance for Women in Media (AWM). Our organization represents women and men in all areas of media – television, radio, outdoor, digital and print -support staff to management/on-air to on-line – here in Austin. In case you are not familiar with us, we host various events throughout the year as well as monthly luncheons. Our goal is to be educational and topical as it relates to our ever changing world of media. We also strive to enhance the social and networking scene of media folks here in Austin.
This year we will be giving out one $5,000 scholarship to a college junior or senior studying media (or related field) at an Austin or San Marcos area university.
The 2017 scholarship is open to those who:
• Completed 75+ hours of college course work by December 2016
• Must not graduate before December 2017
• Have an overall GPA of 3.25 or higher or a 3.0 or higher in declared major courses (on a 4.0 scale)
• Are enrolled at the time of application as a full-time student (carrying a minimum of 12 hours per semester) at an Austin or San Marcos area university, with a declared major in radio, television, film, digital media, public relations, advertising, marketing, communications or broadcasting.
The $5,000 scholarship is to be used for either undergraduate or graduate tuition and will be administered by the respective Financial Aid Office of the recipient. Student must be present at the 2017 Trailblazers and Awards of Excellence Gala on Thursday, April 20 to accept award.
The 2017 scholarship deadline is 3/31/17!
For more information and to apply online visit: http://awmaustin.org/scholarships.