The Entertainment Software Association is now offering sports readers. Includes bursaries.
ESA, a trade association representing United States video publishers, it was announced on Thursday that it is expanding its 20-year education program to include competitors in tertiary institutions.
The ESA Foundation's bursary contributes to raising the participation of women and minorities, who account for the smallest percentages of esports graduates offered by other organizations.
The ESA FoundationThe overall aim is to improve the opportunities for women and young people in college, and their ways in the video game industry. Launched in 2000, it has raised over $ 23 million in the two decades since.
National Association of Collegiate Esports estimated last year that $ 12 million has been given to the esports Scholarship since 2007. NACE has more than 170 member centers across the United States, with more than 5,000 competitors registered.
The ESA Foundation & # 39; s esports scholarship joins two other foundations each year: the Computer and Video Game Arts Scholarship, and a scholarship awarded in association with Gay Gaming Professionals for LGBTQ + work.
Applications they are open now, and will close on March 2, 2020.