Since the inception of STAR’s Outstanding Intern and Scholarship programs in 1993, STAR has awarded over $350,000 to over 350 students who have shown exceptional potential in performing their duties as interns at STAR member companies.
This program is exclusively offered to Bay Area STAR member companies. It is our way of helping to give back to the future of our industry.
OUTSTANDING INTERN AWARDS
Bay Area STAR awards $500 Outstanding Intern Awards to students who are nominated by their supervisors as showing exemplary work while completing their internship.
The number of awards given varies from year to year depending on the number of nominations that STAR receives.
NOMINATE YOUR INTERN
Do you have an Outstanding Intern that has gone above and beyond their everyday assignments and duties to really stand out among the crowd? Here is your chance to honor your Outstanding Interns with a check for $500!
Each year STAR awards $1500 scholarships to several Outstanding Interns. Students MUST be nominated as an Outstanding Intern to be eligible to apply for a STAR Scholarship.
There are up to SIX Scholarship given away each year. The actual number of scholarships may vary from year to year based on the number of qualified applicants.
HOW TO APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP
The STAR Scholarship Program is available to Outstanding Intern Award winners only. If you have been nominated for one of these awards, you can submit an application for one of our $1500 STAR Scholarships.
BAY AREA RADIO STATION’S EDUCATION FUND
In 2013, Bay Area STAR was received a generous grant of $30,000 from the Northern California Broadcasters Association. Starting in 2014, this grant will fund an annual $3000 Scholarship to be awarded to a student/intern exhibiting excellence in broadcast radio. This award will be given away during our annual Outstanding Intern Awards and Scholarship Ceremony.
More information on how to apply for this scholarship will be coming soon.
OUTSTANDING INTERN AND SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS CEREMONY
The 2015 Outstanding Intern Awards and Scholarship Ceremony. This awards ceremony and cocktail mixer was enjoyed by intern winners, their families and industry decision makers.
Hear what other Outstanding Interns have to say about how Bay Area STAR’s Intern Program helped jump start their careers!