CCNMA Scholarships for California Residents

Scholarship Provided by : third party

Scholarship Amount

$1,000 USD

Application Deadline

May 02, 2017


  • Completed application form
  •  Autobiographical essay (300 to 500 words) explaining your family background, including any hardships you've experienced, why you want to be a journalist and what you believe is the role, if any, of Latino journalists in the mainstream news media
  •  Two current reference letters, including at least one from a faculty member (no family members), that speak to your journalism abilities
  • Current official transcripts
  •  Resume, include any school or professional work and internships
  • Work samples (which include newspaper articles, TV or radio audition tapes, photographs produced by student applicant)

  • Latino college students and graduating high school seniors attending a college or university in California are eligible (California residents may attend a college or university outside of California)
  •  Students may major in any field, but must be able to prove a sincere interest in pursuing a career in journalism
  • Finalists must be able to participate in an oral interview
United States

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