National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)/Maria Elena Salinas Scholarship

One-time scholarship for high school seniors, college undergraduates, and first-year graduate students who are pursuing careers in Spanish-language broadcast (radio or TV) journalism. Students may major or plan to major in any subject, but must demonstrate a sincere desire to pursue a career in this field. Must submit essays and demo tapes (audio or video) in Spanish. Scholarship includes the opportunity to serve an internship with Univision Spanish-language television news network.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
2
Application Deadline
March 31
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
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
Foreign Language, Journalism, TV/Radio Broadcasting
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Program Assistant
National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)
Address
1000 National Press Building 529 14th Street, NW, Suite 1000
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20045-2001
Telephone
(202) 662-7145
E-mail
vgalindo@nahj.org
Website
Website

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