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Facebook Journalism Project Mega-Conference Scholarship Application

2019 Mega-Conference Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship Application

15 Scholarships Available for Editors to Attend Mega-Conference
Sponsored by the Facebook Journalism Project
Editors and others who are responsible for growing audience through social media are encouraged to apply for a scholarship to attend the 2019 Mega Conference ($895 value) being held at the Paris Las Vegas. 
The Facebook Journalism Project is offering 15 scholarships to eligible newsroom employees such as editors, social media managers and audience development managers. The scholarship winners will be expected to attend the Audience and Subscriber Management Session on Monday, Feb. 25 from 8:30 AM – Noon and they are also welcome to stay for the entire conference that will feature many sessions applicable to the newsroom. The scholarships do not include air, hotel or most meal costs. Breakfast will be available in the Exhibit Hall on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.  A group lunch will be provided on Tuesday.
At least half of the scholarships will be awarded to a diverse mix of under-represented candidates based on race, ethnicity, age (35 and under), disability, etc. as well as those who work at smaller media companies (outside of the top 25 markets). Only one scholarship per company will be awarded.
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7. Do you qualify for a diversity scholarship? *This question is required.
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8. By applying for this scholarship, I acknowledge that my company is responsible for my hotel and travel costs.  The scholarship ONLY covers the Mega-Conference registration. *This question is required.
9. By applying for this scholarship, I am agreeing to arrive at the conference in time to attend the 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Audience and Subscriber Management Session Monday, Feb. 25, 2019. *This question is required.