Global News Entrance Scholarship
Presented to a student, who self-identifies as Black/ African, entering the Journalism Diploma program, who has demonstrated excellence in their studies, and who is involved in the community. Preference for a student who also self-identifies as having a disability and/or demonstrates financial need and/or is pursuing post-secondary studies for the first time.
The student must be a Canadian citizen or a Canadian permanent resident. The scholarship will be renewable for up to three years if the student continues to be enrolled in the journalism diploma program and maintains a minimum 75% GPA. If the student recipient is either no longer enrolled in the program or does not maintain at least a 75% GPA, the scholarship will be offered to a first-year student in the journalism diploma program according to the standard application process detailed above and is renewable for as long as the funds are available, and the scholarship criteria are met.