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Media Fellows Scholarships

Media Fellows Scholarships

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College Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors

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About This Scholarship

The Media Fellows Scholarship is a scholarship program offered by the Washington Media Scholars Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the next generation of media leaders. The scholarship is open to current undergraduate students who are studying media, communications, journalism, or a related field, and who have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in media. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

The scholarship program provides selected recipients with a generous scholarship award, as well as an opportunity to participate in a prestigious media industry internship in Washington, D.C. The internship provides students with hands-on experience working in the media industry, as well as the opportunity to network with industry professionals and gain valuable insights into the workings of media organizations.

Applications for the Media Fellows Scholarship are typically due in the fall each year. More information about the scholarship, including eligibility requirements and application instructions, can be found on the Washington Media Scholars Foundation website.

Eligibility Criteria For Media Fellows Scholarships

The Media Fellows Scholarship is a program that provides financial support to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing careers in media-related fields, such as journalism, communications, and digital media. The scholarship is offered by the International Radio and Television Society (IRTS), a nonprofit organization that aims to promote diversity and excellence in media.

To be eligible for the Media Fellows Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a current college student or recent college graduate (within the past year) who is enrolled in or has graduated from a media-related program at an accredited college or university in the United States.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Must demonstrate a strong interest in pursuing a career in media-related fields, such as advertising, marketing, public relations, or digital media.

In addition to the scholarship award, Media Fellows receive a variety of professional development opportunities, including mentorship from industry professionals and the chance to attend networking events and workshops.

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