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Scholarships Offered for Students Interested in Broadcast

April 13, 2015, 2:07 PM HST
* Updated April 13, 2:11 PM
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The Hawai`i Association of Broadcasters, Inc. is offering scholarship awards to students interested in a career in broadcast in Hawai`i.

High school seniors and college students with a 2.5 GPA or better, and a desire to work in the broadcast industry in Hawai‘i are eligible for the awards.

To apply, students must complete an application form, submit a letter of recommendation from a current or former teacher, and complete an interview with the HAB scholarship committee.  The deadline to apply is April 30.

Last year over 20 students were awarded scholarships from $500 to $3500 for study at school in Hawai‘i and on the mainland.

HAB consists of Radio and Television stations and others in the industry who share a common goal of supporting and benefitting the local broadcast sector.

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For more information, contact HAB Executive Director Jamie Hartnett at (808) 599-1455, or [email protected].

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