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Friday, February 1, 2019

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DEADLINE: Robin Clark Experience application February 1, 2019 (All day)

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The Robin Clark Experience provides support for a unique, interesting and stimulating journalistic experience. Students could travel across America, research indigenous peoples of the world, attend unique cultural festivals, etc. The special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

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UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The Robin Clark Experience provides support for a unique, interesting and stimulating journalistic experience. Students could travel across America, research indigenous peoples of the world, attend unique cultural festivals, etc. The special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

APPLY NOW

 
DEADLINE: John Sweeney Interview Fund application February 1, 2019 (All day)

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The John Sweeney Interview Fund provides funding for a senior advertising major to travel to pursue jobs and internship opportunities with top advertising agencies. This special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

APPLY NOW

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The John Sweeney Interview Fund provides funding for a senior advertising major to travel to pursue jobs and internship opportunities with top advertising agencies. This special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

APPLY NOW

 
DEADLINE: John Sweeney Experience Award application February 1, 2019 (All day)

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The John Sweeney Experience Award provides funding for a provocative, innovative summer experience to gain new insights, learn new technologies and master new subjects. This special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

APPLY NOW

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The John Sweeney Experience Award provides funding for a provocative, innovative summer experience to gain new insights, learn new technologies and master new subjects. This special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

APPLY NOW

 
DEADLINE: Rich Beckman Documentary Award application February 1, 2019 (All day)

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The Rich Beckman Documentary Award provides funding to journalism student(s) to conduct fieldwork for a documentary storytelling or an interactive media project. This special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

APPLY NOW

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

The Rich Beckman Documentary Award provides funding to journalism student(s) to conduct fieldwork for a documentary storytelling or an interactive media project. This special application is open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1.

APPLY NOW

 
DEADLINE: Scholarship funding application February 1, 2019 (All day)

In order to receive a scholarship, students must be admitted to the UNC School of Media and Journalism as a MEJO major (not minor) and in good standing in the 2019-20 academic year. All applicants' status will be verified as of Feb. 1, 2019. Because funds from this cycle will be awarded during the 2018-19 academic year, students graduating in May 2019 are not eligible to apply. Freshmen with assured admission to the MJ-school are not eligible to apply.

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The 2019-20 scholarship application will be open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1, 2019. The application will close at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1.

For more information, contact mjschoolscholarships@unc.edu.

In order to receive a scholarship, students must be admitted to the UNC School of Media and Journalism as a MEJO major (not minor) and in good standing in the 2019-20 academic year. All applicants' status will be verified as of Feb. 1, 2019. Because funds from this cycle will be awarded during the 2018-19 academic year, students graduating in May 2019 are not eligible to apply. Freshmen with assured admission to the MJ-school are not eligible to apply.

APPLY NOW

The 2019-20 scholarship application will be open Jan. 1 - Feb. 1, 2019. The application will close at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1.

For more information, contact mjschoolscholarships@unc.edu.

 
DEADLINE: Global experience funding application February 1, 2019 (All day)

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

These awards support global activities for MJ-school undergraduate majors.

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The general application for all global experience funding is due Feb. 1, with the exception of the MJ Global Immersive Fund for Spring enrollment, which has a special application due Nov. 1.

UNC School of Media and Journalism undergraduate majors who have been admitted to the school are eligible to apply for funding through a wide array of awards made possible by generous donors. Applications and deadlines vary. Each application will close at 11:59 p.m. the night of the deadline. Please review guidelines carefully and follow directions. Awards differ from scholarships in that award amounts are paid directly to the student rather than to the student’s UNC account. Awards may have tax implications.

These awards support global activities for MJ-school undergraduate majors.

APPLY NOW

The general application for all global experience funding is due Feb. 1, with the exception of the MJ Global Immersive Fund for Spring enrollment, which has a special application due Nov. 1.

 
DEADLINE: "MEJO 490: Special Topics in Mass Communication" (2019 Maymester in China) February 1, 2019 (All day)

This short-term global immersion to Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong will give students an introduction to the Chinese media market, the most dominant emerging media system in the world. The MJ-school will go over the information you need to know and how to apply.

APPLY NOW

This short-term global immersion to Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong will give students an introduction to the Chinese media market, the most dominant emerging media system in the world. The MJ-school will go over the information you need to know and how to apply.

APPLY NOW

 
 
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February 1, 2019,
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Freedom Forum Conference Center
 
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Apr 26 2019 except Mon Mar 11 2019, Fri Mar 15 2019, Fri Apr 19 2019. Also includes Mon Mar 18 2019, Mon Mar 25 2019, Mon Apr 01 2019, Mon Apr 08 2019, Mon Apr 15 2019, Mon Apr 22 2019.
February 1, 2019, 12:30 PM
Carroll Hall main lobby

Join us in Chapel Hill for a tour of Carroll Hall, home to the UNC School of Media and Journalism! MJ-school tours are scheduled so that visitors have the option of enjoying a complete UNC campus tour led by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions either before or after a 30-minute visit to Carroll Hall.

To register for a UNC campus tour, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

 

Academic year

Tours during the fall and spring semesters are led by the MJ-school Ambassadors and include a visit from Charlie Tuggle, senior associate dean for undergraduate studies. Tours depart from the main lobby on the first floor of Carroll Hall. Feel free to reserve a spot in advance — or you can just show up! Reservations are not required for tours during the academic year.

Spring 2019:

Tours will be held on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. beginning Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, and running through Friday, April 26, 2019. Additional tours will be held on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. beginning Monday, March 18, 2019, and running through Monday, April 22, 2018. No tours will be held during Spring Break (March 11-15, 2019), Good Friday (April 19, 2019) and any other time that the University is closed (including inclement weather).

 

 

More information

MJ-school Ambassadors

The MJ-school Ambassador program was created in 2012 as a student-initiative to help future, current and former journalism students best navigate and succeed through the MJ-school. For more information on MJSA, check out mjsa.web.unc.edu.

MJ Career Services

MJ Career Services assists MJ-school undergraduate and master’s students with every aspect of career preparation.

Areas of study

The MJ-school offers undergraduate areas of study in advertising and public relations, business journalism and journalism.

Join us in Chapel Hill for a tour of Carroll Hall, home to the UNC School of Media and Journalism! MJ-school tours are scheduled so that visitors have the option of enjoying a complete UNC campus tour led by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions either before or after a 30-minute visit to Carroll Hall.

To register for a UNC campus tour, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

 

Academic year

Tours during the fall and spring semesters are led by the MJ-school Ambassadors and include a visit from Charlie Tuggle, senior associate dean for undergraduate studies. Tours depart from the main lobby on the first floor of Carroll Hall. Feel free to reserve a spot in advance — or you can just show up! Reservations are not required for tours during the academic year.

Spring 2019:

Tours will be held on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. beginning Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, and running through Friday, April 26, 2019. Additional tours will be held on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. beginning Monday, March 18, 2019, and running through Monday, April 22, 2018. No tours will be held during Spring Break (March 11-15, 2019), Good Friday (April 19, 2019) and any other time that the University is closed (including inclement weather).

 

 

More information

MJ-school Ambassadors

The MJ-school Ambassador program was created in 2012 as a student-initiative to help future, current and former journalism students best navigate and succeed through the MJ-school. For more information on MJSA, check out mjsa.web.unc.edu.

MJ Career Services

MJ Career Services assists MJ-school undergraduate and master’s students with every aspect of career preparation.

Areas of study

The MJ-school offers undergraduate areas of study in advertising and public relations, business journalism and journalism.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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