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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.
  • 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 is 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 is 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 is 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 is March 16, 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 is April 8, 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 is 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 is 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 is 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 $500 offered to a student with a 2018 summer broadcast news internship through the Sam Chu Lin internship grant fund. The application deadline is 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 is 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 is 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 is April 22, 2018.

 

Opening Soon

  • Jimmie & Suey Fong Yee Scholarship: 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 will open in 2018.

 

Closed Until Next Year

  • Sports Journalism Institute: One week of intensive training plus an eight-week paid sports journalism internship available upon completion. The application deadline was November 1, 2017.

  • 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 was January 10, 2018.

 

Please check back regularly for new scholarship and internship opportunities.

Scholarships & Internship Grants

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...

2018 Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship

     
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...

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