City University London Journalism Scholarship

By | 12th May 2017

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City University London Journalism Scholarship

Postgraduate journalism scholarships 2017

City, University of London are delighted to offer students exciting scholarship opportunities across the journalism department. The scholarships include;

Stephen Lawrence Daily Mail scholarship 2017/18

Nick Lewis scholarship 2017/18

City, University of London are delighted to announce the Nick Lewis Scholarship.

The object of the Nick Lewis Memorial Trust is to advance the education of the public, particularly in the field of journalism through the provision of scholarships, financial aid and support. City are proud to offer an exclusive scholarship for our Masters in International Journalism.

This exciting scholarship is for £10,000 from the Nick Lewis Memorial Trust and a fee reduction of £2,000 given by the City’s Journalism department.

In order to be eligible for this scholarship, students must:

  • hold an offer for the Masters in International Journalism at City, University of London
  • have undertaken their undergraduate studies within the UK
  • be in receipt of a maintenance grant or any special grant support during their undergraduate studies
  • complete a 500 word statement on “what is the most important issue in International Journalism in 2017”

The deadline for applications has now passed. Any enquiries should be sent to journalism@city.ac.uk.

The Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation – International Excellence Scholarships

The Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation funds several full scholarships exclusively for students who have been offered places on the MA in Financial Journalism. Both UK/EU and overseas students are eligible to apply. The selection criteria are academic achievement and promise, relevant practical journalism experience, and the potential to make a difference to the practice of financial journalism in your home country. Students should submit, by email, a covering letter, a detailed CV, and a written statement explaining how you meet the selection criteria to the Course Officer, Martin Chivers. A separate application is needed if you are applying for the scholarships.

You may be required to attend an interview, either in person or by Skype or telephone, and we may ask for a financial need statement.

The scholarships can cover the full cost of tuition, and discretionary living costs, dependent on need.

The deadline for applications has now passed. Any enquiries should be sent to journalism@city.ac.uk.