NATAS Mid-America is proud to offer the “WALTER CRONKITE SCHOLARSHIP” to qualified high school seniors and college undergraduates in the NATAS Mid-America region pursuing a career in the media industry.
Scholarships range from $1000 to $3000 each. These are merit-based scholarships given to students who demonstrate the potential to join the profession and contribute to its future.
High School seniors who have taken media related course work at their schools and have been accepted at a college as a Media major are eligible to apply. In addition, college undergraduates currently pursuing Media majors are also eligible for scholarships.
Applicants do not need to be members of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to receive a scholarship.
*NATAS Mid-America region includes Illinois from Champaign/Urbana, and south to Paducah KY, all of Missouri, Arkansas and Shreveport, LA. and high school students from Oklahoma.