Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

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  • Intern for AsAmNews: Earn college credit and valuable experience at AsAmNews. This internship is open until a qualified applicant is selected.
  • AAJA Sacramento/The Sacramento Bee Internship: Paid 10-week internship program available for students and recent graduates pursuing a journalism career in print, photo, graphics or multimedia. AAJA Sacramento must receive applications no later than March 15, 2015.
  • 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 is April 12, 2015.
  • 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 2015. The application deadline for these internship grants is April 19, 2015.
  • 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 2015. The application deadline for this internship grant is April 19, 2015.
  • 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 2015 AAJA National Convention in San Francisco. The application deadline for this scholarship is May 3, 2015.
  • 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 for this scholarship is May 3, 2015.
  • Vincent Chin Memorial Scholarship: $500 available to current student journalists for writing about the legacy of Vincent Chin in essay form. The application deadline for this scholarship is May 3, 2015.

Opening Soon

  • 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.

Closed Until Next Year

  • Sports Journalism Institute: One week of intensive training plus an eight-week paid sports journalism internship and $500 scholarship upon completion. The application deadline was November 16, 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 was February 12, 2015.

Please check back regularly for new scholarship and internship opportunities.