CHCI-Telemundo Scholar Intern Program
The CHCI Scholar-Intern Programs are designed to allow students to not only receive monetary support for their education, but also gain hands-on experience in their chosen field through an internship.
CHCI-Telemundo Scholar Intern Program Deadline: January ??, 2014 (11:59 PM EST)
The CHCI-Telemundo Scholar Intern program is designed to allow sophomore and junior undergraduate (B.A./B.S.) students to not only receive monetary support for their education, but also gain hands-on experience in a journalism/media related field through an 80-hour internship during summer 2014.
The CHCI-Telemundo scholar intern program requires an 80 hour paid internship in which Telemundo directly places you in one of the several nationwide Telemundo news stations. If selected, you MUST complete the internship in order to receive scholarship funds. Upon completion of 80 internship hours, individuals receive a $1,000 stipend in addition to their scholarship award.
Please Note-- You must reside in one of the following metropolitan areas during Summer 2014 to be eligible for the scholar intern program, as Telemundo and CHCI do not offer paid housing:
- Los Angeles, CA
- Miami, FL
- New York, NY
Application Check List:
- Application Profile
- One Letter of Recommendation
- Completed Scholarship Application:
- Two essay questions (Suggested Length: 300 words minimum; 600 words maximum)
- Resume (1-2 pages)
- Complete copy of 2013-2014 Student Aid Report (SAR) with Expected Family Contribution (EFC) number clearly shown
- Legal Agreement
Selection as a CHCI-Telemundo Scholar Intern is based on a combination of the following criteria:
- Full-time enrollment in an accredited four-year university (Sophomore or Junior only) during the period for which scholarship is requested
--Individuals that will graduate in May/June 2013 are NOT eligible for the CHCI-Telemundo Scholar Intern Program
- A declared major related to media, including but not limited to public relations, media, journalism, radio, television, or film
- Demonstrated financial need
- Consistent, active participation in public and/or community service activities
- Strong writing skills
- Applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, asylees, or individuals who are lawfully authorized to work full-time without restriction for any U.S. employer and who, at the time of application, possess lawful evidence of employment authorization.
NOTE: Individuals who are seeking consideration under the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival” (DACA)policy must possess an Employment Authorization Document at the time of application
The programs that you are eligible to apply for are predetermined, based on the information you provide in your profile.