Freedom Forum/Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference Program

One-time award for high school juniors interested in pursuing a career in journalism. Must be actively involved in high school journalism and demonstrate qualities such as being a visionary, an innovative leader, an entrepreneur or a courageous achiever. One student selected from each state and the District of Columbia. Scholars come to Washington D.C. to receive their awards and participate in an all-expense paid journalism conference. See web site at http://www.freespirit.org for further information.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000
Number of Awards
51
Application Deadline
February 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Journalism
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director, Al Neuharth Free Spirit Program
Freedom Forum
Address
555 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20001
Telephone
(202) 292-6271
E-mail
kcatone@freedomforum.org
Website
Website

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