Thursday, April 29, 2010

Journalism scholarship for Calif. students

Coachella Valley, Calif. residents who are enrolled in college and interested in journalism can apply for a $1,000 scholarship.
To be eligible, applicants must be U.S. citizens, have a 3.0 G.P.A. and studying journalism, English composition, creative writing and script/film writing. Students enrolled in an MFA program are also eligible.

The deadline to apply for the Palm Springs Writer's Guild's Barbara Seranella Scholarship is June 1. The application is available at

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Saturday, April 26, 2008

Journalism scholarships in California

  1. $10,000 in scholarships is available for high school and college students who live in or attend school in the Bay Area. You don’t have to be a journalism or mass communications major, but you must demonstrate serious intent to pursue a journalism career through strong work samples. "Students are generally selected based on their journalistic ability (as demonstrated by their published work), commitment to journalism, sensitivity to Asian Pacific American issues, financial need and scholastic achievement," according to the Asian American Journalists Association -- San Francisco Chapter, which funds the scholarships. Apply by March 31. Download an application online. For more info, e-mail Katherine Tam at or Pia Sarkar at

Location: California