The scholarship application for the Press Club of Dallas Foundation Scholarship is now open! Students may login to the website and apply now through March 1st!
The timeline for 2022 is as follows:
January 15: Application Opens Online
March 1: Application Deadline
Week of March 23: Scholarship Committee Meets to Deliberate
Press Club of Dallas Foundation Scholarship Fund
The Press Club of Dallas Foundation Scholarships are one-year awards of up to a total of $5,000. Multiple recipients may be selected.
Eligibility & Selection Criteria:
Eligible applicants must be current college students who have graduated from a high school in the DFW Metroplex, completed at least 45 hours of collegiate coursework, and are currently pursuing a college degree in the Communications field, including print and broadcast journalism, public relations and advertising.
Selection is based on financial need, school extracurricular and work activities, demonstrated leadership potential,aspirations and ideals as expressed in an essay response and work samples.
Applicants are required to complete an essay and the FAFSA and are encouraged to provide letters of recommendation.Finalists will be selected and invited to participate in an interview with the selection committee. Selection as a finalist does not guarantee selection as an awardee.
Award: Up to $5,000 total per student