Applicants sought for $1,000 journalism scholarships
The Journalism Education Foundation of New England, a division of the New England Newspaper & Press Association, will award a number of $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors and college students in the six-state region who plan to pursue a career in journalism.
This program encourages and supports young people who wish to staff and lead newspapers into the next generation.
To qualify for a JEFNE Scholarship, students must be a resident of New England, be a senior in high school planning to attend college the following year or a college student studying journalism or a related field, and have a GPA of 2.3 or above.
Interested students can download the scholarship application from www.nenpa.com. The deadline for applications is March 26. For further information, call NENPA at 781-320-8042.