Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference Program

Sponsor: Freedom Forum

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Feb 1st, 2019
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51 Awarded
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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.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college
  • Must study full-time
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must currently be a high school student
  • Restricted to students studying Journalism
  • Restricted to individuals with the following interests: entrepreneurship, leadership, photography/photogrammetry/filmmaking, or writing

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