The deadline for students to apply for the Headliners Foundation Scholarships for 2007-2008 is February 9, 2007. These scholarships are for UT-Austin students pursuing a degree in print and/or broadcast journalism OR demonstrating other evidence of a serious interest in journalism. Scholarships range from $500 – $1500 per semester. These scholarships require a separate application than the Communication or Journalism awards.
To apply for these scholarships, you must submit the Headliners Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Application Cover Pages (found in OSA and the Journalism Office), an official University transcript, and an essay. Financial information (found in OSA and the Journalism Office, or submit your financial information from the Office of Student Financial Services), one letter of recommendation, and work samples are optional. Please start gathering this information now, so that you can meet the application deadline.
Completed applications should be turned in no later than 5 pm on February 9 to Lauren Brown in the Office of Student Affairs, CMA 4.140. You may contact Lauren with any questions (firstname.lastname@example.org)