Alliance for Women in Media

Application Deadline

The 2018 application period is closed. Please check back for more information regarding the 2019 program.


Ford Emerging Voices Scholarship
The AWM Foundation’s partnership with the Ford Motor Company Fund supports two female students based on an essay written about a suggested topic. Winning applicants will each receive a scholarship of $2,000 and have the opportunity to write four blogposts for AWM. Winners are invited to accept their scholarships in person, June 27, 2018, in New York City at the Gracies Luncheon.

Winning applicants receive scholarships, made payable directly to each student’s educational institute, in the name of Ford Motor Company Fund.

Ford Empowering America Scholarship
The AWM Foundation’s partnership with The Ford Motor Company yielded a second scholarship fund, Empowering America.

The winning applicant will receive a $3,000 and will also have the opportunity to create a video honoring one of the women from the Empowering America list or a woman from their own community. There is also a $2,000 prize for the runner-up.

The winning student and runner up will also each receive a ticket for each student to attend the Women in Media event in the Fall. In addition, the winning students will create two profiles/interview pieces for the AWM website over the 3rd and 4th quarters of the year with guidance from AWM staff.

For More Information

Click here for more information about the Ford Emerging Voices Scholarship and the Ford Empowering America Scholarship.

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