2014 Ed Bradley Scholarship in Journlism - USA

The Ed Bradley Scholarship yearly presented up to $10000 for any college journalists students in USA. The potential applicants should be intending to have career in electronic journalism. Please provide your complete application before May 2, 2014.

Program Description
The Ed Bradley Scholarship program is currently accepting applications. This is a $10,000 award for aspiring college journalists. All of the applicants are requiered to a cover letter which is addressed to the following topics:
  1. Discuss your current and past journalism experience.
  2. Describe how you would use the funds if you were to receive the scholarship.
  3. Discuss your choice to pursue a career in electronic journalism.
  4. Include in your cover letter 3-5 links to your best and most relevant work samples to the scholarship for which you are applying.  Work samples should be broadcast (television/radio) or online news pieces.  Entrants are encouraged to upload their work samples to sites like YouTube, Vimeo, Sound Cloud and other platforms, then inlude links to these samples in the cover letter.  Entrants are also encouraged to provide a link to their personal website, if this is available, or social media platforms if they are used professionally.  Please discuss your role in each of the pieces (producer, editor, reporter, etc).

Award Amount
The selected applicants will be granted approximately $10000

Eligibility and Criteria
Candidates should fulfill all of the following necessary criteria:
  • Must be officially enrolled in college and have at least one full academic year remaining.
  • Must be a fully enrolled college sophomore or higher to receive scholarship.
  • Must apply for only one scholarship.
  • May be enrolled in any major so long as your intent is a career in electronic journalism.

Applicants' Citizenship
US applicants may apply the Ed Bradley Scholarship.

Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate in journalism studies.

Application Procedure
To apply Ed Bradley Scholarship you must complete the online application form. In addition, you should provide a cover letter with the topic as mentioned above and letter of recommendation from your dean, faculty advisor or internship advisor, submitted with online application.

Submission Deadline
May 2, 2014

Contact Details
You may visit the official site below to find further instruction.

Other Information
No additional information

Website and Application Link
www.rtdna.org/content/ed_bradley_scholarship#.Uucc9WQo6dR