Program Dates


Media Scholars Program

  • Registration OpensNov 30
  • Qualifying RoundNov 30 - Feb 10
  • Case CompetitionFeb 17 - Mar 25
  • Media Scholars WeekJun 4-10
  • Networking ReceptionJun 9

Media Fellows Program

  • Application DueNov 18, 2016

Date Announced for Fifth Annual Networking Reception

Posted on April 15, 2014 by KaraW

On Thursday, June 12th, 2014, media industry leaders from across the country will gather at the Newseum’s Knight Conference Center for the Washington Media Scholars Foundation’s annual Networking Reception.

The event celebrates the achievements of 12 undergraduate finalists participating in the Media Plan Case Competition. The evening begins with an award ceremony announcing the winners of the National Excellence in Media Award and the distribution of $10,000 in scholarship awards.

Over 400 guests attended last year’s reception.

Tickets and sponsorship opportunitiesĀ available for purchase online.