Miami, Florida (PRWEB) August 24, 2012
Comcastoffer.net is offering a scholarship for students to win $1,000 towards their education expenses at an accredited college or private career school. The essay should be no less than 750 words and answer the question: “Television has spawned the ‘reality’ genre, why is it so popular, and how has it impacted the viewing public?”
Reality TV seems to have taken over the broadcast industry, spotlighting ordinary people and turning them into household names. The overwhelming success of these productions grabbed the attention of celebrities and superstars from many different genres.
Trending now, these same stars are competing against each other in a number of reality TV shows in hopes of garnering even more attention from fans to enhance their stardom and fame. Why have these shows become so popular with viewers?
This scholarship contest is free to enter. Participants must be at least 18 years of age or older, and a U.S. citizen or hold a valid and current U.S. Visa. Contributors must be a current undergraduate or graduate student attending an accredited college or private career school who will be continuing their course of studies in the spring of 2013. One essay per student; submitted on or before December 1, 2012.
Judges will select the winner and award the $1,000 scholarship on December 15, 2012. All entries must be submitted via email to: essay(at)scholarship-contest(dot)com. The winning entry will be notified by email, based upon the information submitted in the application. Essays must include a coversheet with name, contact information, and an affirmation statement: “I have read and understand the scholarship contest rules. The essay is original, and of my own creation”.
All entries must be double-spaced and in English. Entries must be submitted in one of the following formats: Open Office (.odt) or Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx). Contestants may not identify themselves or family members, their schools, cities or states in the essays. The intent is that no reader should be able to determine the author based upon reading the essay to ensure fair and unbiased judging.
To read the full details and rules for the scholarship please go to: http://www.comcastoffer.net/scholarship.html
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This scholarship offer is provided by comcastoffer.net and is not connected in any way to Comcast or XFINITY™.
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