By: Lo Kuang-jen, Esme Jiang and S.C. Chang
Taipei, Feb. 8 (CNA) The Ministry of Culture said Wednesday that it is accepting
applications for 10 alternative national conscription spots aimed at cultivating e-sports talent in the country.
The ministry said it is offering five such spots to people born in or before 1993 and another five to those born in or after 1994. Applications must be submitted by Feb. 24.
To be eligible, applicants need to meet at least one of the following requirements:
— Having won a bronze, silver or gold medal in an Olympic Committee-sanctioned e-sports game; [FULL STORY]