Actualidad Radio Broadcast Journalism Scholarship
Actualidad 1020 AM, Radio News, has become the reference informative signal for Hispanics in southeast Florida. Actualidad 1020 is dedicated to keeping its audience informed about local, national, and world event, and creating their unique brand of news among the Hispanic radio market.
The Actualidad Radio Broadcast Journalism Scholarship was created by Actualidad Radio to support undergraduate students seeking a degree in the Department of Journalism + Media (SCJ).
Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements to be considered:
- A junior or senior fully admitted into the SCJ pursuing a major in Broadcast media during the award period
- Must be enrolled full-time (12 credits) during the award period (Fall 2020 – Spring 2021)
- A minimum FIU cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Submit a 2-page essay (typed double-spaced) about your career goals as a broadcast journalist, reasons for choosing the profession, and where you would like to work in the future
- Submit a letter of recommendation from a faculty member (SCJ faculty preferred)