The Los Angeles Chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association

2008 Los Angeles Chapter Student Scholarships Information

AAJA-Los Angeles is offering journalism scholarships to outstanding students at the undergraduate and graduate levels who reside in or attend school in the Los Angeles Area. Deadline to apply is July 11, 2008.

We’re looking for the best in radio, photography, print, news design, television and multimedia. Students who have an interest in Asian Pacific American issues and are pursuing journalism careers are encourage to apply. Students are generally selected for AAJA-L.A. scholarships based on the following criteria: commitment to journalism, journalistic ability, sensitivity to Asian Pacific American issues as demonstrated by community involvement, financial need and academic achievement.

Applicants must complete a six-part application that includes an application form, resume, official school transcript, two letters of recommendation, short essay and work samples.

Application form (pdf)

Scholarship recipients will be notified in August.

Contact AAJA-L.A. Board Member Caroline Paras at cgparasaaja @ for more information.