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National Press Photographers Scholarships

NPPF scholarships are awarded to encourage those with the talent and dedication to photojournalism and who need financial help to continue their studies. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a four-year college or university in the United States. Foreign students studying here are eligible.
Type: 
Scholarship
Qualifiers: 
GPA minimum
Deadline: 
Friday, December 1, 2017
Award: 
Eight $2,000 scholarships
Application Instruction: 

A recommendation is required from a professor familiar with the student’s work.

  • Get: Professor’s name, email address and telephone number.
  • Applicants for the Clarkson Scholarship will need a second recommendation from a non-academic person familiar with your leadership qualities.
  • The person(s) making recommendations will enter them online.

There are a few short essay questions that can be written ahead of time and copied and pasted into our entry form.

  • What are your major academic and professional accomplishments?
  • What is your need for a NPPF scholarship?
  • What are your career goals following graduation?

For the Clarkson Scholarship an additional essay is required.

  • Describe your leadership skills and experiences.
Posting Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017