The deadline is near to apply for the San Diego Association of Black Journalists scholarship is near for high school and college students interested in pursuing careers in media-related fields.
Students interested in pursuing careers in journalism, public relations, mass communications, or any media related have until March 31, 2023, to apply for a $1000 scholarship for one high school and college student, and $1,500 for two 4-year university students.
One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to high school seniors who are interested in majoring in journalism and/or communications-related fields at a four-year college or university. A $1,000 community college scholarship is available for students who are either currently enrolled or looking to attend community college, taking journalism and/or communications-related courses and are interested in pursuing a career as a journalist. Applicants must provide proof of enrollment.
The $1,500 Ozzie Roberts scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a four-year college or university who is majoring or minoring in journalism and/or mass communication. This student must be interested in pursuing a career as a journalist. Read more about Ozzie Roberts.
The $1,500 Donyale Henderson scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a four-year college or university who is majoring or minoring in journalism and/or communications-related fields. According to the San Dieog Association of Black Journalists, students with a high interest in public relations, marketing, or any communications-related field are encouraged to apply.
Applications are due by March 31 and must include examples of work, a letter of recommendation by an academic adviser, parental consent if the applicant is under 18 years of age, and proof of enrollment from a community college, four-year college, or university to receive funds for this scholarship.
To apply, visit https://sdabj.org/sdabj-has-for-journalism-majors/ .