Alfa Fellowship

From the Alfa Fellowship Website:

he Alfa Fellowship Program is a distinguished professional development program placing accomplished young professionals in work assignments at leading organizations in Russia in the fields of business, economics, journalism, law, public policy and related areas.

The program accepts up to 15 American and British citizens per year. The program includes intensive Russian language training, seminar programs, and extended professional experience. Fellows receive travel, free housing, a monthly stipend, and health insurance.

The Alfa Fellowship Program aims to expand networks of American, British and Russian professionals, develop greater intercultural understanding, and advance U.S.-Russian and U.K.-Russian relations.

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Minority Science Writers Internship

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is proud to offer a summer internship program for minority students interested in journalism as a career and who want to learn about science writing. Experience what it’s like to cover the scientific and technological issues that shape our global community.

The Internship takes place at the Washington, D.C. headquarters of AAAS’s Science magazine, the largest interdisciplinary journal in the world.

The program is a paid, 10-week experience under the guidance of the weekly magazine’s award-winning staff of professional science writers and editors.

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund/ McNamara Family Creative Arts Scholarship

anticipated deadline: March

From the HSF Website: The HSF/ McNamara Family Foundation Creative Arts Project Grant is designed to provide financial resources to outstanding Latino undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in a creative arts related field:  media, film, performing arts, communications, writing, etc.  This grant is only intended to assist students in beginning and completing an art project. Students may be potentially eligible for grants up to $15,000.

National Institute for Labor Relations Research Scholarship

From the NILRR website:

### Applegate/Jackson/Parks Future Teacher Scholarship

* $1000 * Available to graduate or undergraduate students majoring in education * Applications accepted between October 1 and December 31.

### William B. Ruggles Right to Work Journalism Scholarship

* $2000 * Available to graduate or undergraduate students majoring in journalism or related majors * Applications accepted between October 1 and December 31.

The Ed Bradley Scholarship

From the RTDNA Website:

In 1994, RTDNF presented the first Ed Bradley Scholarship. Since then, 15 young and aspiring journalists have received the award created by the late CBS News and 60 Minutes correspondent.
Ed Bradley received the Paul White Award from RTDNA in 2000. The Paul White Award recognizes an individual’s lifetime commitment to excellence in journalism. Bradley received the First Amendment Award from RTDNF in 2005 in recognition of his support of the First Amendment rights guaranteed in the Constitution.