University Fellowships Mark

National Association of Black Journalists Scholarships

National Association of Black Journalists awards scholarships annually to deserving students who hold NABJ membership and are interested in pursuing careers in journalism. Scholarships are up to $2,500 each and are named in honor of NABJ Founders DeWayne Wickham, Les Payne, and Maureen Bunyan; and Past President Merv Aubespin.  Scholarships are also named in honor of pioneer Carole Simpson, late journalists Larry Whiteside and Allison Fisher, and NABJ’s Visual Task Force.

Application Deadline: It depends on the type of scholarship

Current Status: 
First-Year Student, Sophomore, Junior
Duration of Award: 
None (Award Only)
Non-U.S. Citizen, Underrepresented Groups
Direct Submission
Fields of Study: 
Communications and Journalism, Humanities and Social Sciences
Semester of Application Deadline: 
Varies by Program

Boucke Building
University Fellowships Office
321 Boucke Building
University Park, PA 16802