The Michigan Association of Broadcasters Foundation is excited to announce 2017 scholarship opportunities that are open to Michigan students!!
All scholarships assist in tuition and fees at a Michigan college or university, with ALL applications due to the MAB Foundation by Friday, February 17, 2017. All scholarships will be awarded during the Great Lakes Broadcasting Conference (GLBC) on Wednesday, March 8 in Lansing.
Here is what is available for Michigan students:
MAB Foundation Board Scholarship
“Friends of Bill Burton Scholarship”
For 2017, the MAB Foundation Board is pleased to announce a college scholarship opportunity that is open to any student NOT receiving another MAB Foundation Scholarship in 2017.
The MAB Foundation board will award one $1,000 scholarship during the GLBC in March. This opportunity is open to any Michigan college student pursuing a career in a broadcast or media related field. Applications are due February 17, 2017 and winners will be announced in March.
MAB Foundation High School Scholarships
For High School Seniors ONLY – The MAB Foundation will once again offer two $750 scholarships to Michigan High School students! Don’t miss out on this opportunity!
This opportunity is open to any Michigan High School senior with plans to pursue a degree in a broadcast or media related program at a Michigan college or university. Applications are due February 17, 2017 and winners will be announced in March.
Station Sponsored Scholarship Program
Also available in 2017 for Michigan college students, is the Station Sponsored Scholarship Program, which is run through the MAB Foundation. These are one-time, $1,000 scholarships sponsored by a Michigan radio or television station and will be awarded on March 8 at the GLBC.
2017 Station Scholarships:
- Robert Race Broadcasting Scholarship
- Midwest Communications Southern Michigan Broadcasting Scholarship
- WXYZ-TV Broadcasting Scholarship
This opportunity is also open to any student NOT receiving any other MAB Foundation Scholarship in 2017. Applications are due February 17, 2017 and winners will be announced in March.