The Intermarkets-Lucido Journalism Scholarship , USA

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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