PressFriendly Fellowship

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Established in 2024, the PressFriendly Fellowship will award one BIPOC identified student annually who is pursuing a career in public relations or communications. This fellowship includes a $1,500 scholarship and a paid eight-week part-time remote internship with PressFriendly.


Scholarship Criteria:

Judges will be looking for applicants who meet the following criteria:

  • A registered full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university.
  • A rising junior or senior, or graduate student.
  • BIPOC identified.
  • Interested in pursuing a career in public relations or communications.
  • Authorized to work in the United States, have a state-issued ID and second form of identification for hourly work.
  • Technologically equipped for the fellowship and have their own laptop.


  • The completed online application form.
  • A personal statement of up to 250 words.

This scholarship is funded by PressFriendly.

Internship Salary: $16/hour

Applications Open: February 5, 2024

Application Deadline: March 8, 2024