USA Today All-Academic Team
USA Today is accepting nominations for the 22nd annual USA Today All-USA
College Academic Team. The annual program honors full-time undergraduates
who not only excel academically but also extend their intellectual abilities
beyond the classroom to benefit society.
Deadline: February 18, 2011
Media Scholars Mentoring Program
Provides undergraduates with valuable learning, career and scholarship
opportunities. The program begins with the Media Plan Case Competition
(http://mediascholars.org/case-competition), requiring students to create a
strategic media plan for a hypothetical public policy issue in a special
election. Finalists earn an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for
Media Scholars Week
they meet with media industry leaders and present their strategic plans to a
panel of judges. The winning team will be announced at a Networking
at the Newseum.