At the University of Chicago Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, we want students to have access to academic and cultural resources, but to also have opportunities independent of the classroom and student life. Thus, the following is a list of opportunities where students can go to search for funding, enrich their summers or find work after graduation.
Friday, May 4, 2012
The Emma L. Bowen Foundation Media Internships
The Emma L. Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests in media recruits minority youth (African American, Hispanic, Native American, and Asian/Pacific Islander) to intern at industry companies in their home towns. Any minority student who is a high school senior or college freshman is eligible to apply. Requirements are: A cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0, an interest in the media industry, and plans to attend a four-year accredited college or university. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents, and speak and write English fluently.
To apply, go to www.emmabowenfoundation.com. Download the western application (attached), mailing instructions are on page 5. While on the web page scroll down past the U.S. map and the list of states, and then click on Frequently Asked Questions. If there are still questions call 818-655-5708.