Leroy F. Aarons and the Kay Longcope scholarships are awarded annually to students who demonstrate a commitment to providing fair and accurate coverage of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. These annual scholarships are presented in honor of two prominent journalists.
Applications are due Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
Application packages should include:
Any audio or video element should be between 2 and 5 minutes. Photo galleries should have between 10 and 30 photos. Infographics should be limited to two graphics. Text should be no more than 750 words.
Stories do not require all elements, but should be designed for online consumption where users expect a rich multi media presentation.
Additional materials may be submitted electronically through this form or emailed to Scholarships@nlgja.org. Please include your name and the scholarship you are applying to in the subject line.
Application for the Leroy F Aarons and Kay Longcope Scholarships