Asian American Journalists Association, Seattle Chapter/Northwest Journalists of Color Scholarship

One-time award for Washington state high school and college students seeking careers in journalism. Awardees are also paired with a mentor, expected to join AAJA, and participate in AAJA activities. The program also offers The Founder's Scholarship, which pays for registration and airfare so a student may attend the AAJA National Convention.

Award Information

Award Amount
$250 - $1,000
Number of Awards
1 - 5
Application Deadline
May 1
Available to Class Level
None specified
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
Communications, Filmmaking/Video, Journalism, Photojournalism/Photography, Advertising/Public Relations, TV/Radio Broadcasting
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
AAJA Chapter Treasurer
Asian American Journalists Association, Seattle Chapter
Address
Yakima Herald Republic 114 North Fourth Street
City, State, Zip
Yakima, WA , 98909
Telephone
(509) 577-7724
E-mail
mhoang@yakimaherald.com
Website
Website

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