The University of King’s College and Global News are pleased to offer the Global News Scholarship, a renewable award open to a Black student entering the four-year Bachelor of Journalism (Honours) program. Valued at $12,000, the Scholarship provides $3,000 of assistance each year. In addition to financial support, the recipient will receive the opportunity for mentorship throughout their four years in the journalism program, working one-on-one with experienced Black journalists at Global News.
- Is entering the four-year Bachelor of Journalism (Honours) program
- Is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
- Self-identifies as Black
- Demonstrates academic excellence and community involvement
Preference will be given to students who:
- Are pursuing post-secondary studies for the first time; and/or
have a disability; and/or are from a low-income family or are believed to have financial need for other reasons.
Submission and Application Details
An application form and submission of an original essay are required. The deadline to apply is March 1.