The Sigma Delta Chi Foundation of Washington, D.C. (SDXDC) is the non-profit, education arm of the Washington, D.C. Professional Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), the nation’s oldest and largest organization of journalists.
The foundation is accepting applications for 2020-2021 scholarships for students attending colleges and universities in the D.C. area. The scholarships will total at least $4,000 each. The deadline for applying is March 23, 2020.
Scholarship applicants must be a sophomore or junior in the Spring 2020 semester.
SDX will also offer one scholarship for an area community college student demonstrating interest in a career in journalism.
Veteran journalists affiliated with SDXDC also will offer free mentoring for scholarship recipients.
If you or someone you know is pursuing a career in journalism and is attending a college or university in the D.C. area, read on and share this notice with others. The deadline for applications is Monday, March 23, 2020.