Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
236
Days
January 11 2025
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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Carole Simpson Scholarship

Description

The Carole Simpson Scholarship was established by Carole Simpson to encourage and help minority students to overcome hurdles along their career path in electronic journalism. The recipient of the Carole Simpson Scholarship will receive $2,000 and an invitation to the RTDNA conference. Applicants must be pursuing careers in radio, television, or digital journalism. Winners must plan on continuing their undergraduate education in Fall 2024 to be eligible. Applicants must submit URL links to 3-5 work samples. A letter of recommendation from a professor, advisor, or supervisor must also be submitted. A cover letter discussing your current and past journalism experience, how you will use the funds, and your choice to pursue a career in journalism is also required. Please visit the scholarship's website or contact the Radio Television Digital News Association for more information.

Amount Details

$2,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Journalism, TV/Radio Broadcasting

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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Contact Kate McGarrity
Director of Award Programs
membership@rtdna.org
Tel: 202-221-4282 Address The National Press Building
529 14th Street, NW Suite 1240
Washington, DC 20045