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.
To apply for a NATAS Mid-America scholarship, simply complete the on-line application.
JUNE 1, 2020
*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.
2020 Student Call for Entries
Winners Announced late July on FB
Presentation of Student Awards and Scholarships
at the 44th Mid-America EMMY Gala
September 26, 2020, Hyatt Regency St. Louis At The Arch
Television majors (HS Seniors and College undergraduates) in the Mid-America region are invited to apply for the Walter Cronkite Scholarships.