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October 31, 2023

NABJ-CMG Jovita Moore Memorial Scholarship

In partnership with Cox Media Group (“CMG”), NABJ is pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for the Jovita Moore Memorial Scholarship Fund. The scholarship honors the late WSB-TV news anchor who passed away in October 2021 after a nearly seven-month battle with an aggressive form of brain cancer.

CMG is underwriting the Scholarship Fund with an annual $25,000 investment to support students who are passionate about the field of journalism and prepared to extend Jovita Moore’s legacy.


• Current NABJ rising college sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student member in good standing. To join NABJ, please select “Join” at

• Major course of study: journalism or a communications discipline

• Enrolled full-time at the time of application, and throughout the scholarship award term, at an accredited U.S. college or university

• Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale) verified by an official transcript

• 500-word essay or a video (5 min or less), describing the applicant’s leadership and passion for journalism and demonstrate financial need.

• Completion of all application requirements

• If selected, failure to meet the noted criteria will result in a refund of funds.

Any member, or immediate family, of NABJ Board of Directors, any substantial donor to NABJ or any NABJ employee are ineligible.

Deadline: Midnight (PT) on Tuesday, October 31, 2023.