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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.

Sports Journalism Institute: One week of intensive training plus an eight-week paid sports journalism internship available upon completion. The application deadline is November 1, 2018.

STF / Al Young Sports Journalism Scholarship: Up to $2,000 available to currently enrolled students pursuing sports journalism/media as a career; funded by the AAJA Sports Task Force. The application deadline is December 9, 2018.

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NBC News Summer Fellowships: Paid summer internships with Comcast NBCUniversal in New York City are available for current students pursuing a career in broadcast journalism. $2,000 housing stipends are available. The application deadline was February 28, 2018.

AAJA Sports Task Force-ESPN Summer Internship: Paid summer internship with ESPN in Bristol, CT will be available for current students pursuing a career in sports journalism.The application deadline was March 2, 2018.

AAJA-Sacramento/The Sacramento Bee Internship: In partnership with The Sacramento Bee, AAJA-Sacramento is sponsoring a 10-week summer internship program for aspiring print, photo, graphics and multimedia journalists. A weekly stipend of $400 will be provided. All applicants must be AAJA student members. The application deadline was March 15, 2018. 

2018 N3Con Columbia Journalism School Student Fellowship: Three $750 fellowships available for current students to offset costs for registration, travel, accommodations and meals for AAJA-Asia's 2018 N3Con: New.Now.Next. Media Conference in Hong Kong. The application deadline was March 30, 2018.

Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship: In partnership with Facebook, AAJA will award five scholarships of $10,000 each to juniors, seniors and graduate students pursuing a degree in digital media/journalism/communications. The application deadline was April 11, 2018.

Columbia Journalism School Student Fellowship: Five $750 fellowships available for current students to offset costs for registration, travel, accommodations and meals for the 2018 AAJA National Convention in Houston. The application deadline was April 15, 2018.

Stanford Chen Internship Grant: $1,750 available to offset living expenses and costs for college juniors, seniors and graduate students in journalism who have secured a summer 2018 internship. The application deadline was April 22, 2018.

William Woo 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 2018. The application deadline was April 22, 2018.

Broadcast News Internship Grants: Up to $1,000 offered to support an Asian American male who has secured a broadcast news internship for the summer of 2018 through the Lloyd LaCuesta internship grant fund; and up to $250 offered to a student with a 2018 summer broadcast news internship through the Sam Chu Lin internship grant fund. The application deadline was April 22, 2018

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 2018 AAJA National Convention in Houston. The application deadline was April 22, 2018. 

Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship: Up to $2,000 available to current college students, graduate students and graduating high school seniors interested in pursuing journalism as a career. The application deadline was April 22, 2018.

Vincent Chin Memorial Scholarship: $500 available to current student journalists for writing about the legacy of Vincent Chin in essay form. The application deadline was April 22, 2018.

Jimmie & Suey Fong Yee Scholarships: Two $900 scholarships available for a current student and a recent graduate pursuing sports journalism to offset costs for registration, travel, accommodations and meals for the 2018 AAJA National Convention in Houston. The application deadline was April 30, 2018.

2018 Dat Winning Fellowship: Aspiring AAPI writers interested in a career in sports writing can apply for this 6-month program in partnership with AAJA's Sports Task Force, and with the support of the Asian American Writers Workshop and NBC Asian America. The application deadline was April 30, 2018.

ProPublica Diversity Scholarship Program: $700 available to current high school, college and grad school students to offset costs for the 2018 AAJA National Convention in Houston. The application deadline was April 30, 2018.

Please check back regularly for new scholarship and internship opportunities.

Scholarships & Internship Grants

Announcing the 2018 Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship Recipients

   
The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is proud to partner with Facebook to establish the Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship, which offers financial assistance for students who aspire to pursue a career in journalism and media. This partnership fosters AAJA’s and Facebook’s commitment to supporting...

2018 N3Con Columbia Journalism School Student Fellowship

    
AAJA-Asia is partnering with the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism to provide fellowships to three AAJA student members to be able to attend the 2018 N3Con: New.Now.Next. Media Conference in Hong Kong,...

2018 Columbia Journalism School Student Fellowship

   
The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is partnering with the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism to provide fellowships to five AAJA student members to be able to attend the AAJA annual convention. Each scholarship winner will be awarded $750 from this Columbia grant. The...

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