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Maria Elena Salinas Scholarship Program

Sponsored by: National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)

Applicants must be high school seniors, undergraduates or first-year graduate students who plan to pursue careers in journalism in Spanish-language television or radio. The award includes an opportunity to intern with the news division of Univision or an affiliate. Applicants must write an essay in Spanish outlining their career goals and provide Spanish-language samples of their work.


Application Deadline March 15
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? yes
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $5,000


Average 1

Contact Information

Scholarship Department
Scholarship Department
National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)
529 14th Street NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20045 United States

Phone: (202) 662-7145
Fax: (202) 662-7144

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