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Journalism scholarships available

Thursday, March 14, 2013

DEDHAM, Mass. – 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 our news organizations 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 22. For more information call NENPA at 1-781-320-8042.

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