Eric Nadel Excellence in Sports Broadcasting Scholarship | Department of Media Arts

Eric Nadel Excellence in Sports Broadcasting Scholarship

The Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation and Eric Nadel have established a two-year scholarship to provide scholarship support for Media Arts and Mayborn School of Journalism majors; one applicant will be chosen from each department to receive this scholarship award.

Description, Requirements, and Other Information:

FOR CONTINUING STUDENTS

  • Applicants must meet minimum entrance and continuing academic performance standards of the University.
  • Applicants must maintain full-time enrollment at UNT, unless they have fewer than twice the number of semester hours required to be full-time remaining in their degree program.
  • Applicants must be enrolled as full-time students majoring in journalism or media arts.
  • Applicants must be classified academically as either a junior by the end of the semester in which they apply or a senior.
  • Applicants must provide a recommendation/endorsement from a college level professor regarding the applicant's aptitude for the field of sports media. Professors can click here to provide a recommendation. Student and Professor will receive a confirmation email once the recommendation is submitted.
  • Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 500 words explaining their motivation to pursue their education and future career in sports media and how this scholarship would help.
  • Applicants, if selected, must be willing to meet with a Texas Rangers representative and potentially attend selected Texas Rangers media related events.
  • Preference will be given to an applicant who has spent at least some of their academic career enrolled at a community college.

FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

  • Applicants must meet minimum entrance and continuing academic performance standards of the University.
  • Applicants must enroll as a new transfer student in either the Mayborn School of Journalism or in Media Arts as full-time students majoring in journalism or media arts.
  • Applicants must maintain full-time enrollment at UNT, unless they have fewer than twice the number of semester hours required to be full-time remaining in their degree program.
  • Applicants must be classified academically as either a junior by the end of the semester in which they apply or a senior.
  • Applicants must provide a recommendation/endorsement from a college level professor regarding the applicant's aptitude for the field of sports media. Professors can click here to provide a recommendation. Student and Professor will receive a confirmation email once the recommendation is submitted.
  • Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 500 words explaining their motivation to pursue their education and future career in sports media and how this scholarship would help.
  • Applicants, if selected, must be willing to meet with a Texas Rangers representative and potentially attend selected Texas Rangers media related events. Preference will be given to an applicant who has spent at least some of their academic career enrolled at a community college.

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