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WIFTA Opens 2013 Tuition Scholarship Application Period
The recipient of the 2013 WIFTA Tuition Scholarship will be presented with her award at WIFTA's 39th Annual Gala & Awards Ceremony on October 20, 2013. Female students interested in applying can learn more at WIFTA.org.
The WIFTA Tuition Scholarship will be presented to a promising student who is an example of what WIFTA stands for; it's WIFTA's way of staying true to its mission to support women working in (or striving to be) a part of the TV / Film / screen-based moving images industry and of building a legacy of strong female in the industry. The application period for the 2013 WIFTA Tuition Scholarship is now open. The eligibility criteria and the application are available online at http://www.WIFTA.org/
About The WIFTA Tuition Scholarship
The WIFTA Tuition Scholarship provides financial assistance annually to promising WIFTA student members. Each year, a scholarship of up to $1,500 is awarded to one (or more) deserving female student member(s) studying film / video production at an accredited Georgia college or university. Qualifying candidates are evaluated based on their academic standing, artistic talents and commitment to a film-based curriculum. Each year’s recipient is honored at that year’s WIFTA Anniversary Gala & Awards Ceremony; with the scholarship award being paid directly to the recipient’s college or university.
About Women In Film & Television Atlanta (WIFTA)
Women In Film & Television Atlanta (WIFTA), a 501c-3 Georgia non-profit, is a member-based professional organization affiliated with other Women In Film chapters around the world. Since our inception in 1974, the Atlanta chapter has proudly had a membership community of multi-generational and culturally diverse professionals, which include producers, directors, actors, entertainment attorneys, camera and sound technicians, film editors, graphic design artists, make-up artists, wardrobe specialists, screenwriters, talent agents and casting directors. WIFTA is dedicated to improving the status and portrayal of women in film, television, video and other screen based media by offering opportunities for media makers to connect, create, champion and inspire.