An award established in 1999 by N.S. Bienstock, Inc. owners, Richard Leibner and Carole Cooper. N.S. Bienstock is a leading talent agency in news and reality-based programming for more than 35 years and is a long-time member of RTDNA. This award recognizes a promising minority professional journalist with fewer than 10 years of experience in radio or television news. Funds can be used for further education or other necessities to further the winner's reporting career. In addition to the $2,500 award, winners are invited to attend the Excellence in Journalism conference.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,500
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
January 31
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, Journalism, TV/Radio Broadcasting
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Awards and Programs Manager
Radio Television Digital News Association
Address
529 14th Street, NW Suite 1240
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20045
Telephone
(202) 662-7254
E-mail
katem@rtdna.org
Website
Website

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