New Media Communications Scholarship
The online application for the 2016-2017 New Media Communications Scholarship is now open! Please see the link at the right for further details. Applications must be submitted online by 5 p.m. May 6, 2016.
National Association of Broadcasters
The deadline for the 2016 NAB Show has passed. Check for the 2017 NAB Show Scholarship in early 2017.
The New Media Communications program is pleased to accept applications for our internship opportunity with the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB). This year we will award six students with an opportunity to attend the NAB Show in Las Vegas as Conference Assistants. They will help produce this massive trade show. Conference Assistants work in a variety of capacities, including A/V recording and editing, VIP escorts, executive assistants, marketing, and meeting room preparation.
When is the Show? This year’s NAB Show takes place from April 15-20. Our interns will leave Corvallis on Friday morning, April 15, and return Wednesday night, April 20.
What does the NAB scholarship cover? Ground and air transportation is paid for by OSU, while hotel accommodations are provided by the NAB. Interns earn about $10 per hour. Interns pay for their own food, entertainment, and incidental hotel expenses (e.g., room service).
Who is eligible? All declared NMC or DCA majors who will be enrolled at OSU in spring term, 2016. We desire a mix of seniors and non-seniors.
What qualifications do we need? We primarily seek responsible, dependable, confident students who can work effectively both in teams and on their own. A combination of specific technical skills and general management skills are needed, so be sure to highlight your particular strengths in your application.
How do you apply? Application forms are available at the reception desk in the NMC main office or under the Appilcations. Applications are due February 5, 2016 at 5 p.m. Selection of the six students will happen around or after February 12, 2016. After the NMC faculty make the selection, the eight students will be notified via e-mail. The NMC department will have an orientation prior to the Show around or after February 26th, 2016. Position placement interviews will take place at the orientation. The six students will interview one-on-one via Skype with the NAB Show organizer.
College of Liberal Arts Scholarships 2016-2017:
Please go to the scholarship page on the CLA's main website to see the current scholarship opportunities offered throughout the College of Liberal Arts.
Scholarship applications due Friday, March 18, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.
Julius M. Riddle Scholarship
Not availiable for 2015-2016.
The Julius M. Riddle Scholarships in Multimedia provides support for deserving undergraduate students studying multimedia. Eligible students must be perusing a degree in New Media Communications, show overall achievement as an undergraduate, and demonstrate skills related to the creation of multimedia materials. It is anticipated that one $400 Riddle Scholarships will be awarded.