Michael Owens, Rochester Institute of Technology, is the winner of the Reid Blackburn Scholarship.
Among his academic and professional accomplishments are:
- RIT NPPA Student Chapter, What We Do contest – Awarded 1st, 3rd and Honorable Mention in the category of sports action
- Independent study with The Sporting News
- Sports Illustrated Photo Internship for the summer of 2016
Upon graduation, my dream is to be working as either a photo editor or photographer for Getty Images by covering sporting events around the Baltimore/Washington D.C. area and to someday cover the Olympic Games.
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