The LAB will make available up to $8,000 annually in scholarship funds. Two students enrolled and attending class full-time in a broadcast curriculum at a Louisiana four year college will receive equivalent to $2,000 per semester, totaling $4,000 for the academic year. Eligible students can be in any broadcasting, mass communication, broadcast engineering or journalism major and/or work for a radio or TV station to apply. Student’s intentions are to pursue their career in the broadcasting industry whether on or off screen, including video editing, graphic developer or camera crew.
**To be eligible to apply, students must be a junior or senior. Checks will be made payable to school or, if graduating, towards student loan. (Not payable to individual)
Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 and will need to submit three letters of recommendation from a college professor, broadcaster and/or other business person.
Scholarship recipients will be announced at the 2021 LAB Prestige Awards luncheon.