Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
132
Days
January 31 2022
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Three examples of the published or broadcast news articles by the applicant. The TOEFL score for applicants whose native language is not English and who apply to study in the U.S.
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Email
  • Checkmark Autobiography
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
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Inter American Press Association Scholarships

Description

Applicants must be native to countries in North and South America, or the Caribbean. Reporters, editors/managers at newspapers, broadcasters, or digital news media platforms practitioners are welcome to apply. Applicants from the U.S. and Canada must provide certification from a recognized authority of proficiency in Spanish, or Portuguese for those going to Brazil. Latin American applicants must pass a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) language exam. Scholars will receive up to $20,000 for the school year. For further information, visit the scholarship web page. Application note: Three letters of recommendation must be sent directly to becas@sipiapa.org.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 21 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 35 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Communications, Journalism
  • CheckmarkRestricted to: Canadian, Latin American/Caribbean

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Three examples of the published or broadcast news articles by the applicant. The TOEFL score for applicants whose native language is not English and who apply to study in the U.S.
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Email
  • Checkmark Autobiography
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript