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Carole Simpson Scholarship

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in journalism or a communications-related discipline with a concentration in broadcast and career aspirations to work in television news. To qualify, applicants must be current NABJ members, have a 2.5 GPA or higher, and be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university in the United States. To apply, applicants must write an essay of 1,000-2,000 words on the following topic: "How has Carole Simpson's career inspired you to pursue a career in broadcast journalism and what do you hope your legacy will be?"

How easy is it to apply?


This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: Mar 21
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $2,500
Awards Granted: 1


GPA: Is this you?
  • 2.5
Class Year: Is this you?
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
  • Master's-level study
  • Doctoral-level study
Area Of Study: Is this you?
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Ethnicity: Is this you?
  • African American
Community Groups: Is this you?
  • National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)
More Requirements:
    Must have career aspirations to work in television news.

$1000 Cappex "No Essay" Monthly Scholarship

    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is April 30, 2014

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