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Avg. Amount Awarded
136
Days
February 7 2021
Application Deadline
No
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Bernard Kilgore Memorial Scholarship

Description

The competition is open to New Jersey residents attending New Jersey high schools. Applicants are nominated by teachers at schools that are members of the Garden State Scholastic Press Association. Editors of newspapers that are members of the New Jersey Press Association also may nominate students. If the scholarship recipient attends a high school that doesnÔÇÖt employ a GSSPA member, the New Jersey Press Foundation will pay the $15 membership fee for that school for the year the scholarship is awarded. To be eligible to receive the Bernard Kilgore Memorial Scholarship and be named New Jersey High School Journalist of the Year, you must: (1) Graduate this year from a New Jersey high school; (2) Plan to study journalism/media studies in college and to pursue a career in the media; (3) Have participated in high school journalism for at least two years

Amount Details

$5,000
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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New Hampshire

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