By endorsing quality education for potential broadcasters, the members of the Mississippi Association of Broadcasters believe that they are guaranteeing the future of quality broadcasting in Mississippi. Toward that goal, MAB has established a scholarship fund aimed at the higher education of promising students. The purpose of that scholarship fund is multifold.
The Mississippi Association of Broadcasters will make available up to $8,000 annually in scholarship awards.
Those applicants determined to be the best candidates will receive a scholarship award without regard to their enrollment in a four-year or two-year college.
Applicants should have:
Judges will consider depth of thought, clarity of expression and commitment to broadcasting as primary. Extra- curricular activities and community involvement will also be considered.
Previous MAB Scholarship Award winners are eligible.
The Mississippi Association of Broadcasters has a keen interest in the excellence of broadcast education. Consistent with this goal and to lend tangible support, the MAB has established this scholarship program to encourage students of the highest caliber to enter broadcasting as a career and to seek the best quality of education in the field. We sincerely want to see broadcasting as a profession today passed on to qualified, outstanding men and women.
The scholarship program reflects the MAB's commitment to the principal of affirmative action. No applicant will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex or age.
Download Application Form Here
Complete the application form, attaching all additional sheets necessary and forward it to the MAB office at the address below.
Mississippi Association of Broadcasters
855 S. Pear Orchard Rd., Suite 403
Ridgeland, Mississippi 39157
To be considered for the upcoming school year, all applications must reach the MAB office by March 1. MAB's scholarship committee will review the applications. All applicants will be notified of the committee's decision.
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855 S. Pear Orchard Road - Suite 403
Ridgeland, MS 39157