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  • Offered by
    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Talent Development and Diversity
    500 South Buena Vista Street
    Burbank, CA 91521
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be age 21 or older. They must be able to work in the U.S. legally. Professional writing experience is not necessary, but applicants must have strong spec script writing skills. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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March 1
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  • Offered by
    National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc.
    1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20009-3298
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.
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June 1
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Up to $750
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  • Offered by
    VSA Arts
    818 Connecticut Avenue NW
    Suite 600
    Washington, DC 20006
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be students in grades 6-12. Applicants are to create an original one-act script of less than 40 pages that documents the experience of living with a disability. Applicants themselves need not be disabled, but the script must address the issue. Selected scripts will be performed for middle school, high school and adult audiences. First and second place winners will have their plays performed at the JFK Performing Arts Center.
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$5,000 stipend + travel and housing allowance
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    Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University
    3301 N. Fairfax Drive
    Suite 440
    Arlington, VA 22201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students in areas related to the classical liberal tradition and should be focusing on a discrete writing project. Selection is based on resume, GRE or LSAT scores and graduate transcripts, writing sample and research proposal and bibliography for thesis chapter or publishable paper.
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March 20
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$5,000
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  • Offered by
    Council for the Advancement of Science Writing (CASW)
    P.O. Box 910
    Hedgesville, WV 25427
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are enrolled in U.S. graduate-level science writing programs.
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