Scholarship Eligibility Criteria Checklist

Scholarship Fund Name: Eugene Area Radio stations Broadcast Scholarship Fund. Number of Award(s); one {1) High school and one (1} college Award Amount(s): $3,000.00 Each

Students apply by submitting the Eugene Area Radio Stations - EARS - Scholarship Application Form no later than April 1 or each year.

SELECTION CRITERIA:

Eligible Students who can apply (note requirement or preference for particular state).

College Enrollment Major

Eligible Institutions

(where award may be used)

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

Awardee may reapply and compete - Maximum of two years

ADDITIONAL SELECTION CRITERIA

Financial Need:

Academics:

STUDENT QUALITIES

(personal statements, Activities Chart, or other consideration)

Ranked by priority:
  1. Goals/task commitment
  2. Specific essay talking about student's activity, any radio broadcast practical experience and work history
  3. Knowledge/creativity or artistic ability/strengths/skills
  4. Community service/Leadership/Group contributions
  5. Dealing with challenges/obstacles

PERSONAL STATEMENT QUESTIONS

  1. Explain your career aspirations and your educational plan to meet these goals.
  2. Describe a challenge or obstacle you faced in the last ten years. What did you learn about yourself from this experience?
  3. Describe a personal accomplishment and the strengths and skills you used to achieve it.
  4. Explain how you helped your family or made your community a better place to live. Provide specific examples.
NOTE: Extra documents are not encouraged, Use only the listed questions to inform the selection committee. NOTE: Eugene Area Radio Stations - EARS -requires applicants to provide names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least two references/recommendations (not letters).

SELECTION PROCESS

DONOR CONTACT INFORMATION

Peter Powell, Executive Director, Eugene Area Radio Stations - EARS
Mail: 24700 Norris Road, Junction City, OR 97448
Telephone: 541-729-2689
Email: ears.peter@eugeneradio.org