Student journalists who are serving their communities can apply for a scholarship.
The Wes Vernon Broadcast Scholarship and the Scholarship for Journalism Diversity Honoring Julie Schoo are awarded to student journalists worldwide. Both scholarships award US$5,000 and can be renewed up to three years, for a total of $20,000 toward educational expenses.
Student journalists worldwide are also eligible for the Richard G. Zimmerman Scholarship, which provides a one-time award of US$5,000.
The Dennis and Shirley Feldman Fellowship is available to students who are U.S. citizens. The fellowship awards US$5,000 to a student pursuing graduate studies in journalism.
Scholarship recipients will be invited to participate in the National Press Club’s annual award celebration.
Scholarship winners and runners-up are also awarded one-year complimentary membership to the National Press Club.
The deadline is March 18.