This scholarship is for college juniors, seniors, and graduate students who are majoring in journalism with an interest in pursuing a career in sports journalism. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be current NABJ members, have a 2.5 GPA or higher in journalism classes, and have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA. Applicants must be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university in the United States. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must submit an essay of 1,000 to 2,000 words on the following topic: "Write a profile essay on a sports journalist (alive or deceased) you admire and explain why this person has inspired you to pursue a career in sports journalism."
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 junior
- College senior
- Master's-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 be pursuing a career in sports journalism.