Association for Women in Sports Media Internship/Scholarship
The application process for the Association for Women in Sports Media Internship/Scholarship program for the summer of 2011 is open now through October 31, 2010. Internships are offered in writing (magazines, newspapers and online), broadcast, editing and media relations. The top applicant in public relations, broadcast, writing and copy editing will each be awarded a $1,000 scholarship in addition to a paid trip to the 2011 AWSM convention in Charlotte, which includes hotel stay, $300 reimbursement for travel and free convention registration. All other students chosen for an AWSM internship will receive a $500 scholarship.
All full-time female students currently enrolled in college are eligible to apply via AWSM's online application system. For more information about the program visit: http://awsmonline.org/intern-scholarship/, contact co-chairs Stacy Hicklin and Lindsay Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org or click here to apply directly.
Since 1990, AWSM has placed more than 100 female college students interested in sports media careers in paid internships with employers such as Sports Illustrated, ESPN, USA Track & Field, MLB.com and some of the country's most respected daily newspapers.