Heinlein Society Scholarship and Ad Astra


Our friends at Reading for the Future have shared news about a scholarship offered by the Heinlein Society:

The Heinlein Society is pleased to announce that for the 2012-2013 academic year we will be offering the first of many scholarships. There will be two $500 scholarships awarded to undergraduate students of accredited 4-year colleges and universities majoring in engineering, math, or physical sciences (e.g. physics, chemistry), or in Science Fiction as Literature. Applicants will need to submit a 500-1,000 word essay on one of several available topics.

To apply, fill out the form below and print or email. Deadline is May 15, 2012.
Heinlein Society 2012 Scholarship Application. To apply, download and fill out: http://www.heinleinsociety.org/ths/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Scholarship-email6.pdf.

To see more about the program, visit http://www.heinleinsociety.org/scholarship-program/.

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Also, James Gunn's Ad Astra has one more day left on the deadline to submit stories or articles!

This deadline is for selection to present a paper or read your story at the 2012 Campbell Conference. We will be accepting submissions after this date that will be considered for publication throughout the year, or leading into the 2013 Campbell Conference.

If you've been polishing your stories or your articles, now's the time to send them in: http://adastra.ku.edu/submissions.