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IAPA Scholarship

The IAPA Scholarship is a Scholarship sponsored by Inter American Press Association (IAPA).

Award Information:

Amount of Scholarship: Average: $13000, plus round-trip airfare for Latin American and Caribbean scholars
Application Deadline: 31-Dec
Requirements: Applicant must be between 21 and 35 years of age with good command of the language he or she will use; U.S. and Canadian applicants must prove fluency in Spanish or Portuguese and Latin American applicants must fluency in English or French. Where experience is a prime consideration, three years of professional journalism is required. Award is for Latin American scholars to study for a year at a U.S. or Canadian journalism school and for U.S. and Canadian scholars to spend an academic year studying and reporting in Latin America or the Carribean. Study and work plan must be submitted for consideration.
Eligibility: Master's-level study, Doctoral-level study, Other postgraduate-level study

Sponsorship provided by:

Inter American Press Association (IAPA)
Scholarship Fund, Jules Dubois Building, 1801 SW Third Ave.
Miami, FL 33129
Email Address:
Phone Number: 305 376 3522
Fax Number: 305 376 8950

You can find out more by contacting:

Zulay Dominguez Chirinos
One Herald Plaza
Miami, FL 33132-1693

You should always check out any material provided for the scholarship. Your best chance of achieving your goal is a result of first understanding the qualifications and knowing if you fulfill them. Prior to starting, try to recognize the potential motivations of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) and their reason for offering the IAPA Scholarship. Once that is done, figure out if you have a reasonable chance to receive the scholarship. If you think that you have the possibility of actually being awarded the IAPA Scholarship, then you should use your time.

A crucial aspect in the process of trying for the scholarship is properly completing the forms. Some forms are drawn-out, but take the time to make sure that the forms are filled out properly and completely. You don't want to be bumped as the result of something that could have been avoided.

After filing, figure out the timeframe regarding when the IAPA Scholarship makes payment of the money in order to stay informed about if you will be able to count on the scholarship to assist with your financial needs and its personal usefulness, as there may be restrictions on what bills you can pay with the IAPA Scholarship. Increasingly, it is tough to be able to take care of all of your financial needs, and making use of the IAPA Scholarship to defray some of the costs can provide significant support. If you don't end up getting the IAPA Scholarship, continue looking, you can find different scholarships and you may find success elsewhere.

Last Updated: 12/18/2015


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