J&C Scholarship Applications
duPont Manual High School’s Journalism and Communication Program offers an outstanding education for students, enabling them to attend some of the best Universities in the country. In order to help students afford these schools, below you will find a list of scholarships related to journalism and similar fields of study. If you know of any other opportunities, please contact us.
Publishers Scholarships for Manual J&C Students Only
Each Spring the Publisher Board of Directors determines how much they can set aside for student scholarships. The amounts have ranged from $500 to $1,000 dollars, which were awarded directly to students for the costs associated with attending college.
Applicant must be graduating from duPont Manual High School’s J&C magnet in Spring 2023.
The applicant must be planning to work toward a post-secondary degree in journalism, communication, creative writing, digital design or a related field.
One member of the applicant’s household must have been a member of Publishers each year the applicant attended duPont Manual High School.
The student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
Manual Scholarship Sources
Scholarships: Journalism, Communications and Related Fields
American Copy Editors Society Scholarships
Asian American Journalist Association
Association for Women in Sports Media Scholarship
Associated Press Television And Radio Assoc.
Broadcast Education Association
The Chronicle of Higher Education – David W. Miller Award
Garden State Scholastic Press Association
International Radio & Television Society
Investigative Reporters and Editors
Knight International Journalism Fellowships
National Association of Black Journalists Scholarship Awards
National Association of Hispanic Journalists
National Lesbian Gay Journalists Association
National Press Photographers Association
Native American Journalists Association
New York Women in Communications: $5,000 annually, non-renewable.
Overseas Press Club Foundation
Public Relations Student Society of America
Radio Television Digital News Association
Society of American Business Editors & Writers
SPJ — Sigma Delta Chi Journalism Scholarships
South Asian Journalists Association Scholarships
Scripps Howard Foundation Wire Fellowship
The Overseas Press Club of America Foundation (PDF)
The Thomas Wolfe Scholarship for student writers Specifically for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
100 Black Men of America, Louisville Chapter – website not available. Email Jerry Ledbetter
Bronfman.org Begins with a free year on Israel. Open to Jewish high school Juniors.
Davidson College – John Montgomery Belk Scholarship
duPont Manual High School PTSA Scholarship
Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs Needs based
Kentucky Federation of Republican Women
Quest Bridge Needs based
Ron Brown Scholar Program Scholarships for Black/African American Students
Ronald McDonald House Charities for students who are active in their communities
University of Virginia – Jefferson Scholars Foundation Scholarship