Ridgefield Park, New Jersey (January 12, 2011)
Is technology critical to a live presentation? Or is it just a crutch?
Samsung Techwin America’s Electronic Imaging Division (samsungpresenterusa), a market leader in document camera technology, today announced that it is offering an opportunity for ten high school students to each earn $1,000 scholarships. “Today’s tidal wave of technology offers many excellent tools and devices that can enhance a presentation, yet some of the most persuasive presenters still rely only on spoken word,” said Richard Bellomy, V.P. of Sales for the Electronic Imaging Division. “We want to find out if high school students believe that technology enhances presentation skills or is just a crutch.” Please go to www.samsungscholarship.com to enter and to see a list of the 2010 winners.
Students interested in participating need to submit up to a 300 word essay answering the question “Is technology critical to a live presentation? Or is it just a crutch?” The papers will be judged by an independent panel based on original thinking, relevance to the real world, and writing quality. Participation requirements – high school student in the United States, teacher to sponsor student, and permission to use photo and essay in publicity. The submittal deadline is midnight PST, April 30, 2011 and the awards will be announced June 30, 2011. Submittals are made online at www.samsungscholarship.com.
For more information about Samsung Techwin America’s Electronic Imaging Division and its full line of affordable and innovative document cameras, call 877-213-1222, ext. 3306 or go to www.samsungpresenterusa.com.
About Samsung Techwin America – Electronic Imaging Division
Samsung Techwin America is a market leader in document cameras for use in the education sector, ranging from K-12 to universities, courtroom applications, as well as numerous Fortune 500 companies. Every Samsung document camera provides the quality and innovation that has built the Samsung name…..quality optics, a robust feature set, a wealth of user-friendly features, and state-of-the-art digital imaging technology. Additionally Samsung Techwin markets a full line of security products under the CCTV Division. Samsung Techwin America is the U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Techwin Co., Ltd. in Sungnam Kyungki-Do, Korea. Samsung is the world’s 11th largest company. www.samsungpresenterusa.com