The Association of Foreign Correspondents in the United States (est. 2019)
provides annual scholarships to professional foreign journalists who are currently enrolled in any full-time master's level program of any U.S.- based academic institution.
Eligible to apply for scholarships are only prospective applicants who are
professional journalists originated from foreign countries
US citizens are not eligible to apply
are students currently enrolled in any Master's level program in any US-based academic institution.
Applicants must be legal permanent residents or meet visa and status requirements to be in the United States.
The purpose of our annual scholarships is to motivate and financially assist foreign journalists who are currently in a master's level program of any U.S.-based academic university or college and through education advance their career prospects and enhance their skills in areas that are fundamental for their work as international journalists in a rapidly changing global media environment.
Master's level studies which will be considered for support include BUT ARE NOT RESTRICTED to journalism, media relations, communications, film, videography, photography, visual arts, and other fields.
Read more information about the eligibility criteria of our scholarship awards program through our website here.
APPLICATIONS DEADLINE is on OCTOBER 1st, 2019.
All winners will be notified on or before October 30th, 2019.