Applications for the Dru Strange Scholarship are due Oct 29. Winners receive $1K. Cable and programmer employees and their relatives graduating from high school or attending college may apply, providing they are pursing a cable-related degree. The TX chapters of CTAM and WICT established the fund in memory of Dru Strange of Showtime who died in a car accident. Info/application: Donna_Gilbert@cable.comcast.com — CTAM took the wraps off the agenda for its annual research conference, saying the ’05 confab will feature keynotes by Bob Pittman and TV personality Mo Rocca. CTAM vp of research Clay Collier said "One Step Closer…" will focus on product development and innovations in audience measurement (Jan 26-28, Key Biscayne, FL).