Matinée Scholarship 2017 – Requirements and Application

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Award: $1,000 or equivalentmatinee-logo-with hat 2

Deadline: 5th January 2018



This Matinée Scholarship opportunity is open to any student enrolled in an accredited college or university in the USA, Canada or the United Kingdom.



To apply for this scholarship, each applicant must submit a 250 – 500 word blog post on the following topic:

How does video enhance the user experience on a webpage?

Discuss your ideas on the subject with regard to the user experience and level of engagement. You may want to discuss the benefits for non-English speaking audiences, and for users with learning difficulties.  What are the benefits of hearing information, as opposed to reading information on a screen?

The winner will be determined on the quality and relevance of their submission.  If you manage to achieve a little social media buzz such as a few Twitter Retweets, this will also be recognised.

How to Apply

Write a 250 – 500 word essay on the required topic and post it on your own blog page. Please feel free to get creative and add images to support your ideas. Any blog page is accepted e.g. Tumblr, WordPress, Blogger etc.

Add the hyperlink “Matinée Multilingual” somewhere within your blog post.

Use the application form below to submit your blog essay.

Application must be submitted before 5th January 2018

Winners will be announced 12th January 2018

Application Form

Please complete fully to be eligible

"I certify that the information I have provided in this application is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge and understanding."