RTNDF scholarships, fellowships

RTNDF is accepting applications for 2016-17 scholarships and fellowships. Eight prestigious scholarships worth $1,000-10,000 are currently available to outstanding students pursuing careers in radio, television, or online news including:

  • Ed Bradley Scholarship (for students of color)
  • Carole Simpson Scholarship (for students of color)
  • Presidents Scholarship (two awarded)
  • Mike Reynolds Scholarship (for financial need)
  • Lou and Carole Prato Scholarship (for sports reporting students)
  • George Foreman Tribute to Lyndon B. Johnson Scholarship (for students at the University of Texas at Austin)
  • Pete Wilson Scholarship (for Bay Area graduate students)

Broadcast media students are encouraged to apply online by May 31. RTNDF is also offering four fellowships for new professionals. Applicants can find out more and apply online on RTDNA’s website at www.rtdna.org/content/scholarship_info.