About the Press Club and Journalism Foundation Scholarships

The St. Louis Press Club awards and funds a variety of scholarships for communications students from the St. Louis metropolitan region. Some are in conjunction with the Journalism Foundation.
These scholarships include:

David Lipman Scholarship
$5,000 award
Presented by the Press Club and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch to a journalism student at the University Of Missouri School Of Journalism

Ronald W. Wade Journalism Scholarship
$2,500 award
Presented by the Press Club and St. Louis Post-Dispatch to a journalism student
Click here to read about Ronald W. Wade and to donate to this scholarship

Neiman Marcus Media Scholarship
$2,000 award
Presented to students pursuing a career in print, magazine or digital journalism

St. Louis Press Club Media Scholarship
$1,000 award
For students pursuing a career in print, magazine or digital journalism

Summer Internship Scholarships
$1,000 awards
For students pursuing a career in print, magazine or digital journalism

St. Louis Press Club Internship Scholarships
$1,000 award
For communications students each semester interning at St. Louis Press Club

High School Journalism Scholarship
$1,000 award
For a graduating senior selected by the Missouri Journalism Educators Association

Karlheinz and Doris Finzel Photojournalism Scholarship
$1500 award
Presented to students pursuing a career photojournalism

Journalism Foundation Scholarships
$1,000 and $1,500 awards
From other communications organizations

Joan Foster Dames Scholarship
$1,000 award
For women pursuing a degree in journalism or media studies
Click here to read the Eulogy for Joan foster Dames, Click here to donate to the Joan Foster Dames scholarship

Joe Bonwich Media Scholarship
$1,000 award
For students pursuing a career in media
Click here to donate to the Joe Bonwich scholarship

If interested in an internship with the St. Louis Press Club, call 314-449-8029 or email info@stlpressclub.org

Spring and fall interns need to be attending a university in the St. Louis area.  

2019 Press Club scholarship applications deadline is April 1. Click Here for the application.

Press Club Present and Past Scholarship Recipients