ESPN and NABJ are offering a summer internship in memory of Stuart Scott for his contributions to sports journalism. Interested students may apply for the internship online. It includes a $3500 scholarship on behalf of ESPN and the NABJ Sports Task Force. The awardee will receive a free trip to the 2018 NABJ Convention & Career Fair in Detroit. A round-trip flight, registration, lodging, and a meal stipend will be provided.
He/She will be acknowledged during the Sports Task Force events and required to write a post-convention account of the experience. The awardee will also be assigned a student reporter position for the Sports Task Force website and social media channels.