National Press Photographers Foundation
$2,000 annually, non-renewable. Please note: The scholarship award must be used at the beginning of the next semester. Otherwise, it will be forfeited and given to an alternate.
One award offered annually.
Established by The Columbian newspaper of Vancouver, Wash., where Reid Blackburn, 27, was a photographer until his death. He died in 1980 while on assignment covering the eruption of Mt. St. Helens. All applicants must provide evidence of academic ability and financial need, including their grade point average as an indication that they can successfully complete college studies.
Applications are available online from the National Press Photographers Foundation (NPPF) website. Before beginning the online application, the student should prepare the following information: con ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.