UPDATE: The application deadline for 2016 Barbara Frye Scholarships has passed. Winners will be announced no later than December 2016.
Who: Graduating high school seniors and college students planning to pursue a career in journalism can apply for scholarship awards up to $2,000. Students who attended a high school in Florida or attend or expect to attend a college or university in Florida are eligible to apply, including graduate students.
What: Awards up to $2,000 will be granted on the basis of merit and dedication to a journalism career, and financial need may be considered. Past winners and applicants may re-apply if they are still eligible.
When: The application window for the 2016-2017 academic year is now open. Applications must be received by Sept. 23, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern. Winners will be announced no later than December.
Where: E-mail your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
Why: Because you’re a talented aspiring journalist, and we would like to help future generations of journalists hone their craft.
How: Download the application form and instructions here. (Dropbox login not required. Download will begin automatically after a few seconds of clicking “no thanks” to signing up.) The application requires an updated resume, a letter of recommendation, answers to two essay questions and three samples of your work.