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The Intermarkets-Lucido Journalism Scholarship
Study Subject : Journalism
Employer : Intermarkets, Inc.
Level : High School Senior
Intermarkets-Lucido Journalism Scholarship was created to recognize an outstanding Virginia graduating High School Senior who will be majoring in journalism and who promotes and understands the importance of non-biased journalism in the United States media.
Scholarship Criteria :
- U.S. Citizen
- Legal resident of the Commonwealth of Virginia
- Graduating senior from any public or private Virginia high school
- Majoring / planning to major in journalism at an accredited, U.S. 4-year college or university to which the candidate has been accepted
- Provide two published articles or graded essays that reflect the candidate’s writing style
- Submit an essay (approx. 200 words) that answers the question: “What are three character traits that a journalist should have and why?”
- Submit an essay that takes a current article from a major U.S. newspaper that the candidate views as biased reporting/journalism and describes in 500+ words why it is biased and how it
should be changed. Please include a copy of the newspaper article being reviewed.
- Extracurricular activities
- Academic excellence
Scholarship Application Deadline for The Intermarkets-Lucido Journalism Scholarship : April 1 2011