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Minority Journalism Scholarship

Sponsored by: Ohio Newspapers Foundation

Applicant must be a graduating senior at an Ohio high school who will be a freshman at an Ohio college or university. Applicant must be African-American, Hispanic, Asian American, or American Indian who plans to major in a field relevant to the newspaper industry, particularly journalism, advertising, marketing, or a communications degree program. Minimum 2.5 GPA and high school transcript required.


Application Deadline March 31
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Required areas of study journalism
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? yes
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $1,500
Average $1,500
Min $1,500

Contact Information

Ann Riggs
Secretary & Receptionist
Ohio Newspapers Foundation
1335 Dublin Road, Suite 216-B
Columbus, OH 43215 United States

Phone: (614) 486-6677 ext. 1010

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