Scripps Howard Fund WXYZ-TV 7 Detroit Scholarship
One $1,000 Scholarship Awarded
The Scripps Howard Fund is a public charity that supports philanthropic causes important to The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) and the communities it serves, with a special emphasis on journalism education, excellence in journalism and childhood literacy. At the crossroads of the classroom and the newsroom, the Fund is a leader in supporting journalism through scholarships, internships, minority recruitment and development and First Amendment causes. The Scripps Howard Awards stand as one of the industry’s top honors for outstanding journalism, and the Fund’s annual “If You Give a Child a Book …” childhood literacy campaign has distributed thousands of new books to children in need across the nation. In support of its mission to create a better-informed world, the Fund also partners with Scripps brands to create awareness of local issues and support organizations that help build thriving communities. The Scripps Howard Foundation, an affiliated organization with the Scripps Howard Fund, supports Scripps’ charitable efforts through its endowment, key projects and major donations.
WXYZ-TV 7 Detroit, an ABC affiliate, serves the nine-county Detroit market area—reaching more than 1.9 million homes each week.
Applications are due January 12, 2024
Thank you applicants! Winners will be notified in February 2024 and celebrated at the Student Awards Luncheon in the spring of 2024.