Dish Network Scholarship

Watching live sporting events has been the most popular reason for watching TV for decades. With the advent of easy-to-use DVR technology in the 1990's, and then it's wide-spread adoption over the last fifteen years, sports remain one of the few types of programming that are consistently watched live versus recorded. Using psychological and sociological principles, attempt to understand and explain this issue: What makes watching a sporting event live more valuable than watching it pre-recorded, and why is this different from most other programming?Requirements:-Your essay should be between 600 and 1000 words-Two professional sources required (not Wikipedia)-Please use perma.cc if you choose to use online sources and use MLA citation style for your work. Citations are not included in the word count limitApplicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States. Employees of DishPromotions.com, its parents, partners, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same household of each such employee) are not eligible. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA to apply and be an incoming freshman or current sophomore, junior, or senior in college. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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Award Amount: $1,000
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes