Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

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  • CIC/Anna Chennault Scholarship: $5,000 available to graduating high school seniors and college students who are passionate about journalism. This grant pays for educational costs and travel to the 2014 AAJA National Conference in Washington, D.C. The application deadline is May 9, 2014.
  • Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship: Up to $2,000 available to current college students or graduating high school seniors interested in pursuing journalism as a career. The application deadline is May 9, 2014.
  • Vincent Chin Memorial Scholarship: $500 available to current student journalists for writing about the legacy of Vincent Chin in essay form. The application deadline is May 9, 2014.
  • Intern for AsAmNews: Earn college credit and valuable experience at AsAmNews. This internship is open until a qualified applicant is selected.

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All of AAJA’s current scholarship and internship opportunities are listed above.

Closed Until Next Fall

  • Sports Journalism Institute Internship: A paid sports journalism internship and $500 scholarship upon completion. The application deadline to be considered for this internship was November 8, 2013.
  • Intern at Crain’s Chicago Business : The Chicago chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association is pleased to offer a college student or recent graduate the opportunity to spend the summer working at Crain’s Chicago Business. The application deadline for this internship was Jan. 15, 2014.
  • NBC Summer Partnerships: Paid summer internships with NBC News in New York City are available for students and recent graduates pursuing a career in broadcast journalism. The application deadline for this internship was February 28, 2014.
  • AAJA-Sacramento Paid Summer Internship at The Sacramento Bee: In partnership with The Sacramento Bee, AAJA-Sacramento is sponsoring an intern for 10 weeks. The internship is open to all 2014 AAJA student members with strong preference given to AAJA-Sacramento members. The application deadline for this internship was March 15, 2014. 
  • Stanford Chen Internship Grant: $1,750 available to offset education costs for college juniors, seniors and graduate students in journalism. The application deadline for this internship grant was March 28, 2014.
  • Broadcast News Internship Grants: Two grants are offered to support students and recent graduates who have secured a broadcast news internship for the summer of 2014. The application deadline for this grant was April 18, 2014.
  • Print and Online News Internship Grant: $1,000 available to support students and recent graduates who have secured a print or online news internship for the summer of 2014. The application deadline for this grant was April 18, 2014.

Please check back regularly for new scholarship and internship opportunities.