School of Journalism Scholarships

Detroit Free Press High School Journalism Scholarship: Established by current and former employees of the Detroit Free Press, the intent of this scholarship is to encourage students who participate in the Detroit High School Journalism Program and Detroit Free Press apprentice program to attend Michigan State University and study Journalism.
Qualifications:

  • Preference is given to participants of the Detroit High School Journalism Program and Detroit Free Press apprentice program
  • Incoming freshmen are eligible to apply

Prospective students who have not yet received a NetID to log into the MSU Scholarships system may apply for this scholarship at https://msu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8BVPELBR7VQ9cI5

Award
Varies
Deadline
03/22/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. In no more than 500 words, please write an essay about your interest in pursuing journalism.
  2. Attach a resume listing employment, volunteer, media-related work and honors.
  3. If you have worked on a student media staff at your high school or have done other media work, please briefly tell us about that experience. How long have you participated? What positions have you held? Have you received any honors or awards for your journalistic work?
  4. Name of parent(s) or guardian(s)
  5. Phone of a parent or guardian
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