Media Students Win $13k in Disney Scholarship Cash

Truman Media students pose with their prize checks from The Walt Disney Company.

NEW YORK, NY – Each year, the Walt Disney Company gives students across the New York Region the opportunity to “Get Reel” with their dreams of growing a career in some area of the media industry.  On July 10th, those dreams became a little closer to reality for three Truman Media students, as they took home scholarship cash in the 2018 Get Reel PSA Contest.

Third Place winner Derreck Trujillo is congratulated by WABC-TV Eyewitness News anchor Sade Baderinwa

After attending a day-long workshop event in May, students were encouraged to produce a 30-second Public Service Announcement about a relevant topic of their choosing.  Truman Media submitted 15 entries this year.  Four were finalists, and three took home cash.  That list included:

Congratulations to all of the winners! You can view the finalists and winners below:

Fifth Place winner Eivind Cuate is congratulated by WABC-TV Eyewitness News anchor Sade Baderinwa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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