Scholarship Detail

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Scholarship Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: March
Application Deadline Dates: 03/01/2017
Award Amount: up to $2,500
Annually, NABJ awards deserving students interested in pursuing a career in journalism awards of more than $30,000 in NABJ scholarships. Each scholarship is worth up to $5,000. Scholarships are open to any foreign or American born students, currently attending an accredited four-year college/university in the US or those who are candidates for graduate school.
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, Other Visa Status
Other Requirements:
must be a member of NABJ

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: Current College
Letters of Rec: Yes
Resume: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: why you want to be a journalist
Financial Aid: Yes
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: samples of work

Further Information

Scott Berry
Program Manager
1100 Knight Hall, Suite 3100
MD , 20 742
Sberry@nabj.org
301-405-0248