Outdoor Writers’ Association of America
Scholarship Name: Bodie McDowell Scholarship
Description: Scholarship for bright undergraduate or graduate students looking to make a career outdoor communications. Students working towards a career in wildlife photography, film, print, art, or broadcasting are all eligible to apply. They must demonstrate a huge love for the outdoors and excellent communications skills.
Award: $1,000 – $5,000
Award is Open to: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
Awards per Year: 3 or more
Major/Field of Study: Print Journalism, Photography, Film, Broadcasting,
How to Apply/Contact: Please visit the Outdoor Writers’ Association of America website for more information about the Bodie McDowell Scholarship.
See Also: Journalism Scholarships, Scholarships for Writers
Scholarship Name: Poster Contest for High School Students
Description: Posters are always an easy way to make every atmosphere a little more upbeat and optimistic. The Christophers, a non-profit organization that uses the media to spread messages of hope and encouragement, are sponsoring a poster contest for High School students grades nine through twelve. Students must create an original poster based on the theme “one person can make a difference.” The poster must be all original art or photography and include the words “you can make a difference.”
Award: $100 – $1,000
Awards per Year: 10
Award is Open to: High School Seniors, Undergraduate Students
How to Apply/Contact: To find out more about the Poster Contest for High School students, please visit The Christophers website. The site contains links to more specific information about other available scholarships opportunities as well.
See Also: Scholarship Contests, Scholarships for Writers