Application deadline Feb. 24
WASHINGTON DC – The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force is accepting applications for its Messenger-Anderson Journalism Internship/Scholarship Program for LGBT students. Self-identified LGBT high school seniors and undergraduate college students who plan to pursue a degree in journalism or communications at an accredited four-year college or university are encouraged to apply.
Messenger-Anderson scholarships are available at a rate of $5,000 the first year, followed by up to $2,500 the next two years for a total award of up to $10,000. Scholarship winners are required to participate in the eight-week Messenger-Anderson Scholarship Intern Program at one of the Task Force offices during the summer.
For application guidelines and to download an application, visit http://www.thetaskforce.org/aboutus/messenger.cfm or call 202-393-5177.