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Have you thought about a future career as an investigative reporter, broadcast news anchor, public relations coordinator, sports writer or photo journalist? This list of scholarships for journalism majors can help you on your way to that college degree. Our Scholarship Directory has compiled several scholarship opportunities for upcoming journalists. So, whatever it is you plan to study either in print, online, digital, or news media, there’s bound to be a journalism scholarship waiting for you. Take our Scholarship Match Quiz to find awards that match with your goals and interests. 

Helen Johnson Memorial Scholarship

This award is avaiable for U.S. students from Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura counties in California. Applicants must have completed at least one full year of academic study and must be majoring in broadcast journalism.

Total: $2250

Awards: 3

Deadline: June 15

Carl Greenberg Memorial Scholarship

This award is avaiable for U.S. students from Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura counties in California. Applicants must have completed at least one full year of academic study and must be majoring in investigative or political journalism.

Total: $4000

Awards: 3

Deadline: June 15

Bill Farr Memorial Scholarship

This award is avaiable for current high school seniors and undergraduate students from Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura counties in California. Applicants must plan to pursue a career in journalism.

Total: $2250

Awards: 3

Deadline: June 15

Women in Public Finance Scholarship

U.S. graduating high school senior females who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must have an interest in pursuing a public finance related career in finance, government, nonprofits, or law.

Total: $3000

Awards: 10

Deadline: June 15

Xernona Clayton-Brady Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate African-American students, majoring in journalism (or a related subject) with a grade point average of 2.9. Students must be attending a college or university in the metro Atlanta area.

Total: $5000

Awards: 3

Deadline: June 21

Harold E. Ennes/Robert D. Greenberg Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who plan to pursue a career in the technical aspects of broadcasting. Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) and/or are employed at least part-time in broadcast engineering.

Total: $1500

Awards: 3

Deadline: July 01

Ennes Educational Foundation Youth Scholarship

This undergraduate award is available for U.S. high school seniors with a serious interest in pursuing studies leading to a career in broadcast engineering or a closely related field.

Total: $1500

Awards: 3

Deadline: July 01

Santa Rosa Ninety-Nines Aviation Scholarship

This scholarship is available for female pilots who are 17 years of age or older and wish to pursue flight training or education. Students must live within 150 nautical miles of the Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa, California.

Total: $3000

Awards: 1

Deadline: July 01

Media Fellow

Undergraduate students attending college in the United States are eligible to enter this media planning case competition. Students must be at least 18 years of age as of Nov. 30, 2017.

Total: $50000

Awards: 50

Deadline: July 10

Higher Education Academic Scholarship Program (Bright Flight)

This award is available to Missouri high school seniors who are planning to attend an eligible Missouri postsecondary institution. The student must have completed the SAT or ACT assessment during the senior year of high school and score within the top five percent of the state.

Total: $1905

Awards: 7777

Deadline: July 31

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