FNCU/Ailes Rising Apprentice Scholarship
2014/2015 Fox News Channel University/Ailes Rising Apprentice Scholarship
Hofstra University is one of only two universities in the country to offer this scholarship, which is an extension of the Ailes Apprentice Program for minority journalists. The scholarship recipient will receive:
• $10,000 towards tuition
• Paid internship – Summer 2015
• Chance to become a part of the Ailes Apprentice Program.
This scholarship is open to rising Junior or Senior students who are dedicated to enhancing diversity in the field of journalism, video/television, or a related major. One recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated academic achievement and an intention to pursue a career in journalism. Preference will be given to a student majoring in Journalism, Video/Television or a related major and who is from an underrepresented community.
Past FNCU/Ailes Rising Apprentice Scholarship Recipients
Luz Pena ’12 – is now working as a reporter for MundoFox in Los Angeles
Claudia Balthazar ‘14 – will be spending the summer participating in the Carnegie/Knight News21 Fellowship at the Cronkite School in Arizona
Sidney Madden ’14 – will intern at Fox News in New York City this summer
Contact Assistant Dean Adria Marlowe (LHComm 301, ext. 35217) for the application. Deadline is Friday, May 30, 2014.