Radio Television Digital News Association/Carole Simpson Scholarship

Carole Simpson is a former member of the RTDNF Board of Trustees. In a career of notable firsts, in 1992 Simpson became the first woman and first African American to moderate a presidential debate. She established the scholarship to encourage and help minority students overcome hurdles along their career path.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
May 31
Available to Class Level
Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, African-American/Black, Hispanic
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Journalism, TV/Radio Broadcasting, Photojournalism/Photography, Communications
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Membership and Program Manager
Radio Television Digital News Association
Address
529 14th Street, NW Suite 1240
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20045
Telephone
(202) 662-7257
E-mail
karenh@rtdna.org
Website
Website

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