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
$2,500
Number of Awards
2
Application Deadline
February 28
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Journalism, TV/Radio Broadcasting
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Executive Director
National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(202) 662-7145
E-mail
abmendoza@nahj.org
Website
Website

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