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    Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists College Multimedia Scholarship Challenge

    Offered by Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Nov 15, 2023
    3 awards worth

    $1,000 - $2,500

    Grade level

    College Students

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    September 2024

    Scholarship Overview

    Attention all Philadelphia area college students pursuing a career in journalism or multimedia arts! The Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists is offering a chance to win one of two $2,500 scholarships for those enrolled full-time in a four-year accredited college in the Philly region. If you’re pursuing an undergraduate degree in journalism or communications, or another major working toward a journalism career, this challenge is for you! And for community college students, there’s a $1,000 scholarship up for grabs for those pursuing an associate degree in journalism or multimedia arts. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to kickstart your career!

    About Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists

    The Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists (PABJ), founded in 1973, is the nation's oldest professional association of Black journalists. With over 200 active members, they are also one of the largest & the founding chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    College Students

    Minimum GPA

    3

    Academic Interest

    Communications, Journalism, TV/Radio Broadcasting, Film/Video Production, Photography/Photojournalism

    State

    Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

    Application information

    Applicants must submit a minimum of 2 examples of their work, in addition to the materials below.

    1,200-word essay

    Academic transcript

    Letter of Recommendation

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

    This scholarship is designated for both full and part-time enrollment statuses.

    Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

    Yes, this scholarship is restricted for use at two-year and four-year colleges.

    When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

    The Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists College Multimedia Scholarship Challenge winner will be announced: October 16, 2023.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists at [email protected].

    Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

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