$5,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
117
Days
April 8 2019
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

$5,000 is available to current high school seniors or college students committed to and/or interested in the field of journalism as a career or area of study. The selected student will receive travel, lodging and registration to attend the 2018 AAJA national annual convention August 8-11 in Houston. Depending on the winner's area of study, the student will also be paired with a professional print, online or broadcast mentor at the convention to help them network.

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded
$5,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 18 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Communications, Filmmaking/Video, Journalism, Photojournalism/Photography, TV/Radio Broadcasting

How to Apply

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Contact Justin Seiter
Program Coordinator
justins@aaja.org
Tel: 415-346-2051 ext. 107 Address 5 Third Street
Suite 1108
San Francisco, CA 94103