The New York Financial Writers’ Association offers a number of scholarships to enrolled undergraduate or graduate journalism students in the tri-state New York area who are seriously interested in pursuing a career in business and financial journalism.
To qualify for a scholarship you must already be attending school or have graduated at the end of the most recent calendar year. Entries from those who have not yet begun their studies will not be considered.
Applications should be sent to [email protected] and should contain the following:
School, division, major and expected graduation date; present address and permanent home address (if different); telephone number; and any other relevant personal information.
An essay explaining why you are pursuing a career in business and financial journalism.
A current resume, including other scholarships received.
Samples of your financial writing (3 to 5 pieces), including links to online work and print clippings in PDF format.
- Type of institution award is open to: two-year college
- Type of institution award is open to: four-year college
- Application form required
- Essay required
- Portfolio required
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Donor: New York Financial Writers Association
The New York Financial Writers Association is the nation’s oldest organization devoted to business and financial journalism. Since its founding in 1938, thousands of journalists from news organizations in every facet of media, newspapers, magazines, television, radio, wire services, online website services, and other new media, along with former journalists who have made the jump to public relations, have enjoyed the benefits and camaraderie of membership.Website