New England Newspaper & Press Association Scholarship

posted Jan 12, 2016, 10:42 AM by Polly Camire
Deadline: March 11, 2016. Award: $1000 regionally to a number of high school seniors.  Applicants must be: a resident of New England; be a senior in high school planning to attend college the following year; have a GPA of 3.0 or above; demonstrate a serious interest in a career in journalism by sending the following materials (cover letter, transcript, resume or biography, and letter of recommendation.)  Applicants must also demonstrate ONE of the following: a body of published work in a school news publication, general circulation newspaper, or similar publication; OR a body of work prepared for a journalism class; OR an essay of at least 1000 words describing your journalistic interest and values.  Applications can be downloaded from the website,