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Scholarship Essay Contest
The BlackStudents.com 2004 Fall
Scholarship will award $500 to an African-American student. The scholarship is
NOT an academic scholarship - It is entirely based on an essay submission.
To be eligible for the scholarship award, one or both of your parents must
be African-American. The award is not open to students who live in Africa. You
must live in the United States, and attend or plan to attend a school
in the United States. The institution you choose can be any trade school,
college, or university.
Do I Apply?
Just Two Steps Involved:
1) If you haven't already, you must subscribe to BlackStudents.com - It's
100% free, and we will email you weekly opportunities designed for
After you register with BlackStudents.com, you have until
to write a 800-1000 word essay entitled "Is Rap Music
Responsible For The Crime, Violence, and Drugs in Black Communities?"
Your submission must be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Do not submit your essay through postal mail.
The subject of your email must be: "Winter 2004
Entry". Also, your essay submission must be within the body of the
email along with your name and contact info. Do
not email your essay as an attachment.
If you do not follow these instructions
precisely, your entry will be
We will review all submissions and select a winner based on the quality,
uniqueness, and creativity of the content in your essay.
On January 20, 2005,
the winner will be awarded $500. We will not publish the winning essay,
but will announce the name of the winner, and the school he/she attends. If
you are the winner, the check will be written out to you, not your school. So
really you can use the money however you'd like to.
For questions not answered on this page, you MUST email us at email@example.com
-- However, we will not respond to pointless inquiries or questions that have
already been answered.
If you are having doubts about whether or not you qualify for this
scholarship, then you probably don't.
Summer 2005 Black
Job Title: Summer 2005 Internship/Freelance Writers
Job Category: News Writing - Editorial / Magazine
Work Location: Texas-Dallas
Job Posting Date: 10-01-2004
Black Enterprise 2005 Summer Internship Program BLACK
ENTERPRISE Magazine seeks talented and motivated college Juniors, Seniors and
Graduate students to participate in our 2005 Summer Internship Program.
Interested students are expected to have demonstrated an interest in publishing
and have a grade point average of 3.0 or better.
Internships are normally available in any department in the Company, however
students interested in internships in the Editorial department should provide
published writing samples as part of their application materials. Our 2005
Summer Internship Program begins on June 6, 2005 and continues through August
Interested students should forward their résumés, cover letters and writing
samples (if applicable). We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
national origin, color, sex, age or handicap. It is our intention that all
applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions are based on
Résumés with cover letters and writing samples (if applicable) should be
Ms. Natalie M. Hibbert
Employment & Benefits Manager
BLACK ENTERPRISE Magazine
130 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10011.
The deadline for internship application materials is Monday, January 31,