The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) and Broadcast Education Association (BEA) today announced the first-ever Radio Show Student Scholars Program in which 130 undergraduate and graduate students will be awarded registration scholarships and special access to the 2015 Radio Show, held September 30-October 2 in Atlanta.
The program is designed to encourage and prepare students for successful careers in radio.
The Radio Show Scholars Program is made possible due to the generous support of the following radio broadcasting partners underwriting the program: Alpha Media, Bonneville International, Cherry Creek Radio, Connoisseur Media, Emmis Communications Corporation, Hubbard Radio, iHeartMedia, Katz Radio Group, Neuhoff Media, Nielsen Audio, Radiate Media, Salem Communications, Times Shamrock Communications, Triton Digital, and Univision Radio.
“Helping the radio industry attract new talent to the medium is critical to our future,” said RAB President and CEO Erica Farber. “We are so delighted to bring this innovative program to the Radio Show under the leadership of our radio broadcasting underwriters.”
To qualify, an applicant must be a fulltime junior, senior or graduate student at a BEA member college or university with a 2.0 GPA or higher. Rolling acceptance notifications begin on July 1, with all selected students receiving notification by September 3.
To apply or review the full list of requirements, please click here.