Student Scholarships in Journalism

🏆 Available:
💰 $1,500
⏳ 05/15

Scholarship Description

Quill and Scroll members, as well as national winners of the Yearbook Excellence Contest or the International Writing, Photography and Multimedia Contest and Blogging Competition are eligible to apply for our scholarships: The George and Ophelia Gallup Award, the Edward J. Nell Scholarship and the Richard P. Johns Scholarship.

All scholarships can be used for tuition, room and board at any college or university. Recipients must major in journalism or a related area of communications. The scholarships are awarded for the freshman year only.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must currently be in high school
  • Award is available to U.S. citizens

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Essay required
  • Recommendations or references required
  • Special requirements exist (These are specified in text.)
  • Photograph required
  • Three examples of journalistic work

How To Apply

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Donor: Quill and Scroll Foundation

An honorary society for high school journalists founded in 1926 by George H. Gallup and a group of journalism advisers. High school students must meet certain qualifications to be eligible for membership.