The Entertainment Software Association Foundation (ESAF), the video game industry’s philanthropic arm, is accepting applications for its [ http://secme.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=87ae8371792b7645e09e7db50&id=7c1bc0b947&e=86138e93fd ]2014 grant and scholarship programs. These programs provide valuable resources to nonprofits and teachers who leverage interactive entertainment software to enhance youth education, and to students pursuing a career in the video game industry. To encourage diversity in the computer and video game industry and support the development of its future leaders, ESAF provides annual scholarships to women and minority students pursuing industry-related degrees. The scholarships are offered for full-time undergraduate study at accredited four-year colleges and universities in the United States. The deadline is May 15, 2014.
The scholarships are offered for full-time undergraduate study at accredited four-year colleges and universities in the USA. Up to 30 scholarships of $3,000 each will be awarded annually, 15 to graduating high school seniors and 15 to current college students.
Applicants must be:
Women or minority students,
Pursuing degrees leading to careers in computer and video game arts (high school seniors must already be accepted into a program),
Enrolling or enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States,
Maintaining a grade point average of 2.75 or above on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent), and
This scholarship program is administered by International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. To apply, please visit [ https://aim.applyists.net/esaf ]https://aim.applyists.net/esaf between March 1 and May 15 for the following academic year.