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Leonard M. Perryman Communications Scholarship for Racial Ethnic Minority Students

  • Website Address
  • http://www.umcom.org/about/leonard-m-perryman-scho...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • United Methodist Communications
  • Communications Ministry Team, PO Box 320
  • Nashville, TN 37202-0320
  • Email Address
  • scholarships@umcom.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 15, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $2,500
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Leonard M. Perryman Communications Scholarship for Racial Ethnic Minority Students awards a scholarship for undergraduate studies of religion, journalism, or communications. The scholarship assists a United Methodist undergraduate who intends to pursue a career in religious journalism through study at an accredited U.S. college or university.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a United Methodist ethnic minority
    -A current college junior or senior
    -Enrolled in a journalism/communications program at an accredited college/university

    Applicants are judged on:
    -Christian commitment and involvement in the United Methodist Church
    -Academic achievement
    -Experience in journalism, or evidence of journalistic talent
    -Clarity of purpose, plans, and goals for the future
    -Potential professional ability as a religious journalist

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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