ONWA Annual Scholarship

The Ohio Newspapers Foundation will award a scholarship to a male or female student currently enrolled as a junior or senior in an Ohio college or university and majoring in a field relevant to our industry, particularly journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications degree program. Eligibility:-Applicant may be male or female and must be enrolled as a junior or senior at an Ohio college or university for the upcoming academic yearInclude the Following With Your Application:-A recommendation from one college professor (non-journalism) and one college professor in the journalism or communications department-A transcript of college grades-Three or four newspaper clippings or other relevant work samples demonstrating applicant's skills-Applicant's answers to the following questions (limit of two typed, double-spaced pages per question): -Who or what was your inspiration to get involved in the field of journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications and why did you select your chosen field as your area of interest? -Why do you need a scholarship? What do you think qualifies you for a scholarship? -What do you hope to accomplish during your career as a newspaper industry professional?For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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Award Amount: $1,500
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