National Press Club

Megan Elizabeth Zahneis of West Chester, OH, Wins National Press Club’s 2015 Diversity Scholarship for Studies in Journalism

Washington, DC –- The National Press Club, the world's leading professional organization for journalists, has chosen Megan Zahneis as the winner of its 2015 Scholarship for Journalism Diversity. The award is for graduating high school seniors and totals as much as $10,000 over four years.

The scholarship, set up to further diversity in journalism, includes a one-time $500 book stipend in the memory of the late Ellen Masin Persina, a club member.

Past Winners

The 2014 scholarship winner was José Valle of Kill Devil Hills, NC.