Scholarships

Financial Aid for Minority Students

General Awards for Minority Students

In recent years, a nationwide emphasis on the importance of diversity (particularly on college campuses) has generated many scholarships and grants for students who belong to underrepresented minority groups. Our comprehensive scholarship list includes financial aid opportunities exclusively reserved for African-Americans, Hispanics, women, and other specific minority groups, as well as more generalized awards that are made available to applicants belonging to any underrepresented demographic.

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Lilly Scholarships in Religion for Journalists

Deadline:         Quarterly

 Journalists will receive scholarships for up to $5,000 each to study religion at any accredited college, university or seminary. Scholarships cover expenses including tuition, registration fees and books.

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Association for Women Journalists – Scholarship

Deadline:         Varies

The Dallas-Fort Worth chapter of the Association for Women Journalists awards four $1,000 scholarships to qualifying students majoring in print, broadcast or photo journalism at Texas colleges. Students must be a junior or senior in the fall that the scholarship will be used and have a 2.5 grade-point average in their major.

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Scholarships

Asian American Journalists Association

National Association of Black Journalists

National Association of Hispanic Journalists

Native American Journalists Association

Other educational journalism opportunities:

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