BEAVERTON, OR--Biamp Systems is accepting nominations for six scholarships to be awarded to audio professionals who wish to participate in Syn-Aud-Con certification programs. The scholarships will cover tuition and reimburse meals and lodging costs during the in-depth training seminars. These awards are aimed to support the future leaders in the audio and visual industries. Recipients are nominated by Biamp customers and will be selected based on their drive to educate themselves in future audio technology. The Biamp Education in Audio Scholarship is open to Biamp customers worldwide who wish to take part in one of four classes offered by Syn-Aud-Con. Classes include Sound Reinforcement for Operators; Sound Reinforcement for Technicians, Sound Reinforcement for Designers; and Syn-Aud-Con Digital. The choice of which class to attend is left to the recipient based on their own needs and those of their company.
“We worked with our partner, Syn-Aud-Con to develop a unique program, which gives our customers an opportunity for continued education, without the costs,” said Steve Metzger, VP of business development, Biamp Systems. “We look forward to reviewing the nominations, and will announce winners at InfoComm.” Nominees who are not awarded a scholarship will receive one-year memberships to Syn-Aud-Con courtesy of Biamp, as well as complimentary admission to the AV Math Online class, brought to you by InfoComm Academy. Biamp customers can begin nominating audio professionals May 12, 2009 via the nomination form located at www.biamp.com/syn_aud_con.php.
Entries are due 11:59 PM PST on May 29, 2009.