Competition is open to high school, community college, college and university students from the 11 Bay Area counties who are planning a career in print, broadcast or photo journalism.
Typically the San Francisco Peninsula Press Club selects one high school student and one college student to receive the $1,500 scholarships named for Herb Caen, the late San Francisco Chronicle columnist.
Scholarship funds will be paid to the schools the winners plan to attend, or are attending, to defray any college-related expenses.
Print and photo entrants should send:
- • A one-page resume.
• Three to five clippings mounted on letter-sized white paper; photos CD; and video on DVD-R.
• A letter of recommendation from an instructor in journalism, communications or English.
- San Francisco Peninsula Press Club Scholarships
Attention: Darryl Compton, Executive Director
4317 Camden Ave.
San Mateo CA 94403-5007
For further information, call the Press Club office at (650) 341-7420.