$2,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
102
Days
January 31 2021
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Carole Simpson Scholarship

Description

Carole Simpson is a former RTDNF trustee and the 1996 recipient of the Leonard Zeidenberg First Amendment Award in recognition of her work to protect First Amendment Freedoms. She established the Carole Simpson Scholarship 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 Excellence in Journalism conference.

Amount Details

$2,000
Low Amount Awarded
$2,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Communications, Journalism, Photojournalism/Photography, TV/Radio Broadcasting

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Contact Ms. Kate McGarrity
Awards and Programs Manager
katem@rtdna.org
Tel: 202-662-7254 Address 529 14th Street NW
Suite 1240
Washington, DC 20045