Youngstown Press Club Offering $2K Scholarships

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Press Club will award $2,000 scholarships to college juniors or seniors from the Mahoning and Shenango valleys who are studying journalism or a related field.

One scholarship will be awarded to a journalism major, and another to a student studying public relations, marketing, broadcasting or another communications-related field.

Applicants must be entering their junior or senior year of college. They must live in Mahoning, Trumbull, Columbiana, Mercer or Lawrence counties, though they may be attending college elsewhere.

Applicants must submit proof of at least a 3.0 grade-point average and at least two writing or broadcast samples. They also should provide examples of community involvement.

The application form is available HERE. After downloading and completing the form, applicants should email it, along with all attachments, to

The application deadline is June 30.

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.