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?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.
GPA: Is this you?
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)
Must have career aspirations to work in television news.