The Overseas Press Club Foundation is currently accepting applications for the Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarship Program. Those who are currently attending college or university for graduate and undergraduate degree in USA are welcome to apply. Up 12 awards will be given. Winners will have opportunity to obtain valuable experience abroad.
Graduate and undergraduate students, studying at American colleges and universities or Americans studying abroad, who aspire to become foreign correspondents, are invited to apply for one of 16 scholarships or fellowships to be awarded by the Overseas Press Club Foundation. From among those chosen for OPC Foundation recognition, the Foundation selects up to 12 scholars and pays travel and living expenses for them to spend time at foreign bureaus at such leading news organization as the Associated Press, Reuters, GroundTruth, Wall Street Journal and Forbes and at foreign English-language media companies like the South China Morning Post.
Students win either a $2,000 grant or funding for their overseas experience. In many cases, winning a prestigious OPC Foundation award has helped launch careers.
Level and Area or Studies
College or university level in any field.
Place of Study
Eligibility and Criteria
Those who are currently attending college or university for graduate and undergraduate degree in USA are welcome to apply.
The U.S. citizens may apply this scholarship.