Alliance for Women in Media’s Ford Emerging Voices Scholarship
http://www.allwomeninmedia.org/foundation/scholarships/ or http://www.allwomeninmedia.org (“Foundation” tab and “Scholarships” link in sidebar)
Note: While called a “scholarship,” this opportunity appears to be more of a paid internship position. We include it to demonstrate the value of reading the “requirements” for each scholarship opportunity you find and weighing the pros and cons before you apply.
Deadline: April 30
Award Amount: $2,500 (2 Awarded)
Eligibility: Full-time, female Undergraduate or Graduate student.
Requirements: 2 Writing Samples (300-500 words), Proof of Enrollment, and Letter of Recommendation (Professor or Journalism/Media/Communications Professional). Required to attend the AWMF’s Gracie Awards Luncheon (student funds airfare and accommodations in New York City). Recipients will be required to produce 3-4 separate pieces of content for AWM between July 1 and November 1. One piece based on attendance at Gracie Awards Luncheon on June 26. The other 2-3 pieces of journalistic content for AWM’s website based on assigned topics or prompts.
Application Link: http://www.allwomeninmedia.org/foundation/scholarships/