Deseret News Scholarship
The Deseret News is the first news organization and the longest continuously-operating business in the state of Utah. Owned by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The Deseret News offers news, information, commentary, and analysis from an award-winning and experienced team of reporters, editors, columnists, and bloggers. Its mission is to be a leading news brand for faith and family-oriented audiences in Utah and around the world.
In 2011 the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Foundation established the Deseret News Scholarship to support students pursuing a career in reporting and writing. The recipient of the scholarship must be majoring in communications and show evidence of quality reporting and writing that demonstrates professionalism and ethical standards.