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Ohio Newspapers Foundation University Journalism Scholarship

Applicant must be enrolled as a sophmore, junior or senior at an Ohio college or university for the coming school year.


A minimum grade point average of 2.5 (C+) us required. The student's college transcript must accompany the application.

The student must be a major in journalism or equivalent degree program. Applicants are not limited to, but preference will be given to students demonstrating a career commitment to newspaper journalism.

Application must be accompanied by two letters of recommendation from college or university faculty members familiar with the student's work an career interests. Student must demonstrate the ability to write clearly in an autobiography of 750 to 1,000 words describing academic and career interests, awards, extracurricular activities and any journalism-related activities. Emphasis should be given to newspaper or print journalism.

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