National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences/Jim McKay Memorial Scholarship

The Jim McKay Memorial Scholarship honors sports journalist Jim McKay (1921-2008) and was established in 2009 by the HBO, CBS, NBC, ABC and FOX networks. It is presented at the Sports Emmys each May. It is awarded to a college-bound applicant who demonstrates exceptional talent as a creator of video programming as well as outstanding academic achievement and potential for success in a highly competitive profession.

Award Information

Award Amount
$10,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
March 22
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Filmmaking/Video, Journalism, Music, Performing Arts, Photojournalism/Photography, TV/Radio Broadcasting
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
SVP, Communications
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(626) 296-3757
E-mail
ppillitteri@emmyonline.tv
Website
Website

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