Program Dates


Media Scholars Program

  • Registration OpensNov 14
  • Qualifying RoundNov 14 - Feb 11
  • Case CompetitionFeb 25 - Mar 27
  • Media Scholars WeekJun 7-12
  • Networking ReceptionJun 11

Media Fellows Program

  • Application DueJuly 22, 2015

Networking Reception

Held at the Newseum, a modern Washington landmark, the Networking Reception serves as a fundraiser for the foundation, while providing an opportunity for media industry leaders to meet the undergraduate students participating in Media Scholars Week.

Networking opportunities abound for Media Scholars and experienced professionals alike. From Seattle to New York, Dallas to Miami, over 400 industry and academic leaders turn out to support and celebrate the finalists.

The sixth annual Networking Reception takes place on Thursday, June 11, 2015.

Eventbrite - Washington Media Scholars Foundation Networking Reception - June 11, 2015