October, 2021 - The National Press Photographers Foundation (NPPF) annual scholarship competition is open. Twelve $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to college or university students. The deadline in Dec. 6., 2021.
Scholarship recipients will receive a bonus: a news-gathering kit!
- A digital camera from Sony Corp.
- A microphone from Saramonic
- A camera bag from ThinkTank
- An on-camera light from Litra
Eligibility: To receive a scholarship, applicants must be enrolled for the spring 2021 semester in a four-year undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited college or university in the U.S. Students in two-year programs may apply if they are transferring to a four-year program for the fall semester 2022.
Applications and information, click here:
Portfolios containing still pictures, picture stories and video links are an important part of the application process.
Our online application is easy and fast!
- Fill out the application form
- Arrange for a letter of recommendation
- Drag and drop pictures
- Add video links
- Application can be updated any time before the December 6, 2021, deadline.
Learn more about the scholarships:
Student groups may set up a teleconference with Dr. James Brown, director of scholarships and awards, to confer on portfolio development and to answer any questions on the application procedure. Dr. Brown can set up a Zoom meeting or respond to Skype or other technology teleconferencing methods. Contact him to set up a meeting at [email protected].