Sinclair Broadcast Diversity Scholarship

The Sinclair Broadcast Diversity Scholarship Fund was established in 2016 to provide financial support to college students interested in a career in broadcast / digital journalism, or marketing. The Fund plans to award scholarships of up to $5,000 to qualifying and deserving students from underrepresented minority groups who need financial assistance to complete their education.ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS To be eligible for a Sinclair Broadcast Diversity Scholarship, an applicant must be: • A U.S. citizen;• Must have a tie to one of these five states: California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington.(you must either be enrolled at a four-year undergraduate college or university in one of those states OR your permanent address must be within one of those states if your school is outside of that region).• A current college sophomore or junior at a four-year undergraduate college or university (scholarships will be applied to applicant’s junior or senior year, respectively); • A member of a minority ethnicity; • Studying in the areas of broadcasting, journalism, or marketing; and • Carrying a minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA (or its equivalent) at the time of application