Scholarships for American Indians
First Person Journalism Scholarship Fund
MIGIZI Communications, Inc.
Attn: Scholarship Committee
3123 East Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 721-6631 Fax: (612) 721-3936
To provide financial assistance to Native American students working on an undergraduate or graduate degree in journalism.
This program is open to Native American undergraduate and graduate students preparing for a career in journalism or mass communications. Applicants must be able to document financial need.
Along with their application, they must submit a 500-word essay on:
- how and in what capacity they have been involved in journalism
- why journalism is important
- their plans for the future and how they plan to use their studies to help the community
The stipend is $1,000
1 year; nonrenewable
1 each year
May of each year