$1,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
47
Days
February 1 2019
Application Deadline
51
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

One-time award for high school juniors interested in pursuing a career in journalism. Must be actively involved in high school journalism and demonstrate qualities such as being a visionary, an innovative leader, an entrepreneur or a courageous achiever. One student selected from each state and the District of Columbia. Scholars come to Washington D.C. to receive their awards and participate in an all-expense paid journalism conference. See web site at http://www.freespirit.org for further information.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded
$51,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Journalism

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Contact Karen Catone
Director, Al Neuharth Free Spirit Program
kcatone@freedomforum.org
Tel: 202-292-6271 Address 555 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001