Tech Editing SIG offers two scholarships

by Rebekka Andersen
Chair, STC Technical Editing SIG Scholarship Committee

Deadline for submission — May 9, 2010
— winners will be notified in early to mid-June and announced in the Technical Editing SIG newsletter

  • one scholarship assists students who are pursuing an undergraduate
    degree in Technical Communication
  • one scholarship assists students who are pursuing a graduate degree in Technical Communication

Students applying for these scholarships are expected to be able to demonstrate their focus on topics related to technical editing through their academic studies, current jobs, special projects, or undergraduate/graduate program.

The Technical Editing SIG Scholarship Committee evaluates applicants’
academic records and potential for contributing to the Technical Editing
profession. To be eligible for a scholarship, an applicant must be:

  • enrolled in an undergraduate degree or graduate degree program in
    Technical Editing or Technical Communication
  • pursuing a career as a Technical Editor

To apply
Complete the online Scholarship Application at the STC Technical Editing
Web site: http://www.stc-techedit.org/tiki-index.php?page=Application

Submit any questions through the Comments or Questions form at the
end of the scholarship information page:
http://www.stc-techedit.org/tiki-index.php?page=scholarship#Comments_or_Questions

For more information on the scholarship program, see the STC
Technical Editing Web site:
http://www.stc-techedit.org/tiki-index.php?page=scholarship