For the second year in a row, Active Interest Media is the title sponsor of Boating Writers International’s annual college scholarship fund.
The $ 3,000 BWI Active Interest Media Boating Journalist Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student who demonstrates a passion for the nautical media field and has a clear career focus in the fields of writing, photography, the distribution of films or art.
âOur future in the changing media landscape depends on attracting a new generation of young talent to lead the ship,â said AIM Marine Group President Gary DeSanctis. âOnce again, we are delighted to sponsor the BWI’s annual scholarship for those looking to get into nautical media as a profession.
Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate college or university program and submit an application by January 15. the application can be found here. Send an email to the Chair of the Scholarship Committee, Robert Beringer, at [email protected] for more information.
The scholarship recipient will be named at the BWI meeting at the Miami International Boat Show in February.
Survey trade only is part of the AIM Marine group, with Fisherman’s Journal, PassageMaker, Power & Motoryacht, Sailing, Surveys asd Yachts International.