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AWM Austin Scholarship

AWM Austin Scholarship

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College Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors

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About This Scholarship

The AWM Austin Scholarship is an annual scholarship offered by the Alliance for Women in Media (AWM) Foundation. It is awarded to female college students who are pursuing a career in media, and who demonstrate excellence in their studies and a commitment to the field of media.The scholarship award varies from year to year, but typically ranges from $2,500 to $10,000. In addition to the monetary award, scholarship recipients may also receive a trip to the AWM national conference, where they will have the opportunity to network with industry professionals and attend workshops and seminars. To apply for the AWM Austin Scholarship, applicants must submit an online application, which includes a personal statement, a resume, academic transcripts, and two letters of recommendation. Applications are typically due in the spring, and winners are announced in the summer.

Eligibility Criteria For AWM Austin Scholarship

The eligibility criteria for the AWM Austin Scholarship are as follows:

  • Applicants must be a female college student currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited college or university in the United States.
  • Applicants must have at least one semester of coursework remaining before graduation.
  • Applicants must be pursuing a career in media, such as broadcasting, journalism, digital media, advertising, or public relations.
  • Applicant must demonstrate excellence in her academic studies, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to the field of media, as evidenced by her involvement in media-related activities, organizations, or coursework.
  • Applicants of this scholarship must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
  • Applicants must provide two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a resume, and a personal statement outlining her career goals and how the scholarship will help her achieve them.

Please note that these criteria may be subject to change, and it’s always best to check the official AWM website for the most up-to-date information.

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