NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarship (Deadline to apply is June 6, 2019)

Description:

Thanks to a generous contribution from NBCUniversal, the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) is proud to offer the NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarship.

In 2019 the NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarship will offer eight (8) scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students with disabilities who are interested in pursuing a career in the communications, media, or entertainment industry. Each recipient will receive $5,625 to help cover the cost of education at their current college or university.

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a US college or university by the fall semester of the application year.
  • Applicants must self-identify as an individual with any type of disability.
  • Applicants must be interested in pursuing a career in the communications, media, or entertainment industry – all majors are welcome to apply.
  • While you do not need to be a US citizen to be eligible for this scholarship, you must be currently enrolled in a college or university in the United States.

Please note: You will not be required to disclose your specific disability; however, your application for this scholarship will signify that you consider yourself a person with a disability. This scholarship is run specifically for students with disabilities by the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD).

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