A $5,000/year scholarship for bloggers? Apparently so: Announcing The Blogging Scholarship from the Daniel Kovach Foundation.
It seems grad students can apply — so why not law students too? They want a 3.0 GPA, a lively blog, and an application by Oct. 30, which is just a few days away.
I confess to being a little puzzled as to why blogging seems worth so much more than other things, but there you have it.
They will pick ten finalists and then, uh-oh, have a “public vote” to choose the single winner. I wonder how they plan to prevent ballot-stuffing.