Applications are being accepted for college and graduate school scholarships sponsored by the Greater Buffalo International Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists for the 2017-18 academic year.
Applicants must be residents of Western New York, Northwestern Pennsylvania or Southern Ontario and attend accredited colleges or universities that offer courses to enhance journalism training. Applicants also can be from outside the chapter area if they attend Western New York colleges.
Applicants must be either working journalists or prospective college juniors, seniors or graduate students.
Application forms are available online at buffalospjscholarship.blogspot.com or on Facebook by searching for spjscholarshipbuffalo. To obtain an application by mail, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Annemarie Franczyk, 858 Fillmore Ave., Buffalo, NY 14212.
For more information, call 878-5900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be postmarked by April 30.