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By Taylor Cotter StudentAdvisor.com Staff
This Memorial Day, honor our heroes and earn some extra money for school by applying for the Voices of Democracy - Veterans of Foreign Wars scholarship. For students interested in government, journalism, political science or foreign affairs, the Veterans of Foreign Wars scholarship allows studentes to write and broadcast a three-to-five minute script on an annual patriotic theme. The 2012-2013 theme is "Is Our Constitution Still Relevant?" Applicants are judged on origniality, content and delivery.
By Dean TsouvalasStudentAdvisor.com Editor-in-Chief
Calling all journalism students! Tired of sulking over your ever-increasing tuition bill? Google and the Associated Press have come to the rescue. The AP and Google are awarding 6 students $20,000 scholarships for the best project or concept that explains how his or her strategy moves digital journalism forward. Scholarship winners also will receive a one-year Online News Association (ONA) membership and recognition at ONA’s 2012 conference in San Francisco. ONA is the world’s largest membership organization of digital journalists.
According to Nilka Thomas, Google's manager of Global Diversity and Talent Inclusion, “So many students have new ideas for news, and with the right encouragement they will become leaders showcasing what’s possible through digital journalism. We hope this program with the AP and ONA encourages innovation at the grassroots level while also furthering the opportunities available for women and minorities considering the fields of computing, technology, and journalism.”
Applicants must meet the following requirements at the time of the application:
Applicants must submit materials by Jan. 27, 2012 (11:59 p.m. ET). For detailed application instructions visit http://ap-google.onlinenewsassociation.org/apply/.
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