150 W Branbleton Avenue Norfolk VA 23510 757/446-2913 757/222-5850 (Fax) http://www. landmarkcommunications.com jlamkin@lcimedia.com
  • Scholarship Name :
    Landmark Communications Inc.
  • Number Of Awards :
    Up to 3
  • Renewable :
    Yes: 2 years—maintain a 2.5 GPA throughout college; adhere to standards and ethics of professional journalism; uphold a positive public image as a Landmark Scholar; be punctual and have good attendance; comply with Landmark’s general employment policies during internship; and participate in available training, workshops, and seminars.
  • States In Which Available :
    Virginia
  • Scholarship Amount :
    Newsroom internship
  • Deadline :
    NOV 30
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Be a U.S. citizen or registered permanent resident. Have a goal of becoming a print journalism professional. Have ties to the Mid-Atlantic/Southern region. Be a member of a minority group—Asian, Hispanic, African American, Native American. Be a college sophomore enrolled full time (at least 12 credit hours per semester) in a 4-year degree program. GPA of 2.5 or better. Have a personal vehicle for necessary on-the-job transportation during the workday. Compete on the basis of grades, work samples, financial needs, recommendations, and interview skills. Your internship will be during the summer between your sophomore and junior years and junior and senior years. At the end of each summer, you’ll be awarded a $5,000 scholarship. Eligible for a 1-year internship with full benefits and the possibility of continuing employment.
  • Specific Target Group :
    Health,Art,Design
  • How To Apply :
    Download application from website and submit with 500-word autobiography; résumé (include expected graduation date); college transcript; and 3 letters of recommendation from professional colleagues or professors. Provide work samples, a minimum of 3 college or professional newspaper/magazine or other work samples (include 3 copies of your sample, Xeroxes or disks as well as e-mail attachments if applying online).
  • Contact To :
    Jean Lamkin