College Scholarships for Film, TV, & Radio

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  • Offered by
    Charles and Lucille King Family Foundation
    366 Madison Avenue
    10th Floor
    New York, NY 10017
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be undergraduate juniors or seniors and demonstrate academic ability, financial need and professional potential. Applicants must also major in film and television. Applicants must submit applications, personal statements, three recommendation letters and transcripts.
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January 14
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    Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Foundation
    5220 Lankershim Boulevard
    North Hollywood, CA 91601
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must produce an original film or video in one of the following categories: drama, comedy, music, documentary, news, magazine show, traditional or computer-generated animation, children's programming or commercials. Professionals may not be involved in the production of the piece, including producers, directors, camera operators, lighting or sound technicians and production managers. Applicants must also be full-time students who have produced their video for course credit at an American college or university from January 1 to December 31 of the current year.
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April 30
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$1,000-$3,000
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  • Offered by
    National Association of Broadcasters
    1771 N Street NW
    Washington, DC 20036
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be part-time or full-time graduate or undergraduate students currently attending a college, university or technical/community college. They must create a 30-second public service announcement while enrolled answering the question, "What does freedom of speech mean to me?" Announcements may be created for television, radio or in an interactive, multimedia format. Selection is based upon quality of submission.
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    Indiana Broadcasters Association
    3003 E 98th Street
    Suite 161
    Indianapolis, IN 46280
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Indiana residents and current college students with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Students must be actively participating in a college broadcast facility or working for a commercial broadcast facility and be attending an IBA member institution that has a radio/TV facility on campus and/or offers majors in telecommunications or broadcast journalism.
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April 1
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$500-$1,000
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    California Chicano News Media Association
    USC Annenberg School of Journalism
    727 W. 27th Street, Room 201
    Los Angeles, CA 90007-3212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Latino and either attending California schools or be California residents attending out-of-state schools. Students must show an interest in journalism (broadcast, print, photo or online) and demonstrate financial need and academic achievement.
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March 1
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    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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Up to $30,000
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    Princess Grace Awards
    150 E. 58th Street
    21st Floor
    New York, NY 10155
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must submit an example of their work in the category in which they apply: theatre, dance, choreography, film or playwriting. Theatre and dance applicants require the sponsorship of a professional company or school, one nominee per institution. Awards are based on the artistic quality of the artist's work, potential for future excellence and activities.
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Up to $10,000
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    Scholastic
    557 Broadway
    New York, NY 10012
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be in grades 7 through 12 in U.S. or Canadian schools and must submit writing pieces or portfolios in one of the following categories: dramatic script, general writing portfolio, humor, journalism, nonfiction portfolio, novel, personal essay/memoir, poetry, science fiction/fantasy, short story and short short story.
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June 1
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    Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
    8949 Wilshire Boulevard
    Beverly Hills, CA 90211
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited U.S. college, university, film school or art school. Films must be made as a part of a school curriculum in the categories of alternative, animation, documentary or narrative. Selection is based on originality, entertainment, production quality and resourcefulness. Past winners include Spike Lee, Trey Parker, Bob Saget and Oscar winners John Lasseter and Robert Zemeckis.
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April 1
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Up to $500
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    Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
    1187 Coast Village Road
    PMB 121, Suite 1
    Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2794
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must be in any high school in the world and submit a video on the provided topic. Selection is based on analysis of the subject matter, originality, development of point of view, insight, clarity of expression, organization and grammar. Video submissions should be two to three minutes in length on the topic of the "importance of U.S. leadership for a nuclear weapons-free world."
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Deadline
December 15
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Up to $1,000
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  • Offered by
    National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC)
    275 Seventh Avenue
    15th Floor
    New York, NY 10001
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must be 19 years or younger. Films must be four minutes or less in a variety of genres including documentary, music video and experimental. Top three winners receive cash stipends.
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