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
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, African-American/Black, Hispanic, Arab, African, Chinese, Indian
Residency
Washington
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Journalism, Communications, Filmmaking/Video, 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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