Journalism Internship Scholarship

The Journalism Internship Scholarship ensures that students pursuing a degree in journalism have access to internships for credit by providing financial assistance. Eligible students are welcome to apply for financial assistance while completing a journalism-related internship for credit via the College of Communication Internship Program in the Fall 2021 term.

Eligibility

  • Journalism major, minor, and journalism graduate students
  • Submit a proposal for a journalism-based internship for credit via the College of Communication Internship Program by the fall deadline or have secured a journalism-based intership for the fall through the College of Communication Internship Program.

Criteria

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above for undergraduate journalism majors or minors; cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above for journalism graduate students
  • Successful completion of at least two JOUR courses
  • A College of Communication Internship Proposal on file by September 10, 2021
  • Special consideration for those with unpaid or low-paying internships.

Award
Varies based on available funding
Deadline
10/17/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please tell us what you hope to learn from your internship and how you believe the position will help you reach your career goals.