SPJ Indiana Pro Chapter Scholarship
The SPJ Indiana Pro Chapter is offering up to two $2,500 scholarship to collegiate journalists in spring 2019. The scholarship will be awarded at the chapter's annual banquet on Friday, April 26, 2019, at Indianapolis Marriott North. The deadline is Monday, April 1, 2019.
Applicant must have attended an Indiana high school and currently be attending an Indiana college or university.
Applicant must be a college sophomore or junior pursuing a career in journalism.
Applicant must be actively involved in a student media outlet or SPJ chapter on their respective campus.
Applicant must have an overall GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale.)
All materials must be submitted by April 1.
College transcript emailed to Hilary Powell at firstname.lastname@example.org. (If your school is unable to email transcripts, please mail it to Shaina Cavazos at 719 Virginia Ave, ℅ Chalkbeat Indiana Ste 1, Indianapolis IN, 46203)
A recommendation letter from a professor or internship supervisor. Please have the professor or supervisor email the letter as a Word document or PDF attachment to Hilary Powell at email@example.com.
A 300-word typed essay on: "Why the applicant plans to pursue a career in journalism."