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Avg. Amount Awarded
126
Days
October 18 2021
Application Deadline
No
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CCNMA Scholarships

Description

The CCNMA Scholarships are awarded annually to Latino students who are planning to pursue a career in journalism. Applicants must be a California resident or attend an accredited college or university in California. Included in the application is a 300 to 500 words autobiographical essay explaining your family background, including any hardships youÔÇÖve experienced, why you want to be a journalist and what you believe is the role, if any, of Latino journalists in the mainstream news media. Applicants should submit work samples such as articles and/or photographs published in school or community newspapers, or stories broadcast on campus or cable TV or radio stations.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Hispanic students
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  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of California
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Journalism

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Contact ccnmainfo@ccnma.org
Tel: 424-229-9482
Fax: 424-238-0271 Address ASU Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404
Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734