College Scholarships for Careers in Media

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Deadline
May 2
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Radio Television Digital News Association
    4121 Plank Road #512
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time or incoming graduate students. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.
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Deadline
October 13
Amount
Varies
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    No
  • Offered by
    Broadcast Education Association
    1771 North Street NW
    Washington, DC 20036
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be college juniors or seniors or graduate students at BEA member universities, students pursuing freshman and sophomore instruction only or students who have already completed BEA two-year programs at a four-year college.
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Deadline
May 2
Amount
$2,000
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    No
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    Radio Television Digital News Association
    4121 Plank Road #512
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship. Preference is given to students of color.
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Deadline
May 1
Amount
Up to $3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
    1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20036
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants do NOT need to be African American but must reside or attend school in a congressional district represented by a CBC member. Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must be enrolled or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.
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Deadline
May 2
Amount
$10,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Radio Television Digital News Association
    4121 Plank Road #512
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.
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Deadline
April 30
Amount
One Year of Tuition
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Idaho State Broadcasters Association
    270 N 27th Street
    Suite B
    Boise, ID 83702-4741
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an Idaho college or university, have exhibited superior potential in activities or courses related to broadcasting and be respected among their peer groups. Students must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher in the first two years of college and a GPA of 2.5 in the last two years.
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Deadline
March 31
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
    1500 Main Street
    P.O. Box 15769
    Springfield, MA 01115
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must attend a U.S. college or university part-time or full-time. Application forms, transcripts and Student Aid Reports are required. Selection is based on financial need and academic merit.
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$500-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    California Chicano News Media Association
    USC Annenberg School of Journalism
    727 W. 27th Street, Room 201
    Los Angeles, CA 90007-3212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Latino and either attending California schools or be California residents attending out-of-state schools. Students must show an interest in journalism (broadcast, print, photo or online) and demonstrate financial need and academic achievement.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Radio Television Digital News Association
    4121 Plank Road #512
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major but must have a career goal of becoming a sports reporter for television or radio. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.
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Deadline
April 3
Amount
$2,000-$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Massachusetts Broadcasters Association
    43 Riverside Avenue
    PMB 401
    Medford, MA 02155
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Massachusetts residents who are enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited institution of higher learning that offers degrees in television and radio broadcasting. Students must meet their school's definition of a full-time student. Selection is based on financial need, academic merit, community service, extracurricular activities and work experience.
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Deadline
May 8
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
    1875 I Street, NW
    Suite 500
    Washington, DC 20006
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduating high school students who have been members of COMTO for at least one year. They must have at least a 2.0 GPA and be accepted into a college or technical school program.
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Deadline
May 2
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Radio Television Digital News Association
    4121 Plank Road #512
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Varies
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences-Upper Midwest Chapter
    4967 Kensington Gate
    Shorewood, MN 55331
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors. They must have applied or been accepted to a college or university that offers a broadcasting, television or other electronic media curriculum and intend to pursue one of these fields. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred, but not required.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Wisconsin Broadcasters Association
    44 E. Mifflin Street
    Suite 900
    Madison, WI 53703
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must attend a four-year college or university. They must major in broadcasting, communications or a related field and have completed 60 credits by the application deadline. Students must have graduated from a Wisconsin high school or be attending a Wisconsin institution of higher learning. They must plan a career in radio or television broadcasting and must not have previously won a WBA scholarship.
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Deadline
July 1
Amount
$1,000-$1,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Society of Broadcast Engineers
    9102 N. Meridian Street
    Suite 150
    Indianapolis, IN 46260
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who plan to enroll in a technical school, college or university and should pursue studies leading to a career in broadcasting engineering or a related field. Preference is given to members of SBE, but any student may apply. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, biographies and statements. Recipients must write a paper about broadcast engineering.
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