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Established by Nikon Inc. as part of the brand’s 100th anniversary celebration, The Nikon Storytellers Scholarship supports the next generation of visual content creators. The Nikon Storytellers Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students at an accredited, non-profit college/university or vocational/technical school in the United States or Canada pursuing degrees in visual arts, fine arts, journalism, film, photography and multimedia/content creation who will have completed their freshman year of college or academic equivalent before Fall 2018.
Eligible students can apply to be one of ten individuals awarded with an academic scholarship of $10,000 USD, to help foster their growth and pursue careers in creative fields. Semi-finalists will be invited to submit a portfolio of images or brief video for consideration by a selection committee who will determine the ten winning applicants. Scholarships will be awarded for use in the 2018-2019 academic school year.
You must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to receive The Nikon Storytellers Scholarship:
The Nikon Storytellers Scholarship Key Dates
Application Opens: December 14, 2017
Application Deadline: March 1, 2018
Semi-Finalist Selection: March 12, 2018
Semi-Finalist Deadline: March 30, 2018
Scholarship Recipients Notified: Approximately June 2018
*Timeline is subject to change at discretion of program sponsor
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