A) One internship grant in the amount of $500 will be awarded to a student broadcaster in honor of the late Sam Chu Lin. This grant is open to journalists working in local TV news.

B) One grant in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to an aspiring male television broadcaster from the Lloyd LaCuesta Scholarship Fund. This internship grant of $1,000 will be awarded to an aspiring AAPI male television broadcaster who has secured a summer internship at a local TV news station. The funds are to help pay for expenses related to the internship.

Applicants may apply to both grants if they meet eligibility requirements for both grants. 

Eligibility and Rules:

1. Applicants must be full-time college students or recent college graduates (within one year).

2. Applicants must have secured a 2022 summer internship before applying for the internship grant. The stipend is to be used toward living expenses and/or transportation during your internship. Accepted applicants will be required to sign a waiver acknowledging this.

To learn more about Sam Chu Lin and Lloyd LaCuesta, and AAJA, visit our website.


The application deadline is 11:59 PST on May 31, 2022. Questions? Email support@aaja.org.

Asian American Journalists Association