Susanne Pagano scholarship application now available from SPJ Houston

The SPJ Houston chapter is accepting applications for it’s inaugural Susanne Pagano memorial scholarship, which will be awarded to eligible journalism, media and communications college students for the 2015-16 school year.

The $1,000 scholarship, plus one-year SPJ membership, is available to college students pursuing a degree in journalism, communications, digital media or a related field who are from the nine-county Houston metropolitan area (Harris, Fort Bend, Montgomery, Brazoria, Galveston, Liberty, Wharton, Chambers and Austin counties) and classified as a junior or senior enrolled in a journalism program. Preference will be given to SPJ members.

The scholarship honors long-time SPJ Houston member Susanne Pagano who passed away in April 2014.

The application deadline is March 16. For details, open the SPJ Houston Scholarship Application form.