ROOSTERGNN Global News Network ( and its Academy, non-profit solidarity organizations, support hands-on education and training for the next generation of journalists.

Thanks to the support of our benefactors, we are offering need-based scholarships for our RGNN Academy programs.

We hope that this scholarship policy will allow talented students, who otherwise would not have the financial means to afford the full tuition fee, to participate in our RGNN Academy programs.

Gabriela Milian, one of our scholarship recipients for the Travel Journalism & Photography Internship Seminar during winter 2017, studies journalism at Columbia University in New York City

Our benefactor, FACTHOUS, a digital communications and marketing agency and one of the primary benefactors of ROOSTERGNN Academy, is offering twenty (20) need-based scholarships for students participating in ROOSTERGNN Academy programs.

Scholarships available.

A total of twenty (20) need-based scholarships, of five-hundred (500) Euros each for RGNN Academy programs, to be applied towards the final Tuition Fee payment of the program.

How to Apply.

To apply for the scholarship, students must submit the following documentation:

1. Scholarship Application Form, available at Students must meet the following requirements in order to be awarded the scholarship:

REQUIREMENT #1. Publish a creative photo of yourself, which demonstrates why you want to travel to Cuba or to Madrid, which you have published on all of your personal public social media profiles (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), using the hashtag #RGNNCuba or #RGNNMadrid. The photo should be accompanied by a caption that explaines that the photo is part of your scholarship application for the RGNN Academy program, and  @ROOSTERGNN (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn) and @ROOSTER_GNN (Instagram) should be mentioned and tagged.

REQUIREMENT #2: Submit a personal essay explaining why you are an ideal candidate for the scholarship for the Internship Seminar (maximum 500 words).

2. RGNN Academy Program Application Form, available at

All scholarships are subject to availability and to the selection process of RGNN Academy. All scholarship applications must be submitted together with the application for the corresponding program, before formalizing enrollment. There are no scholarships available for the one-week Spanish for Communicators program in Madrid. RGNN Academy reserves the right to modify the conditions for scholarships, and the updated version of the conditions will be available at Note. In the event that ROOSTERGNN has provided you with a translation of the Spanish version of this document, you accept that such a translation is provided solely for your convenience, and in your relationship with ROOSTERGNN, the Spanish version of this document prevails in any case.


Scholarships are need-based and available for individual applicants. We also offer need-based Financial Aid for groups of students, please click the button below.

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Examples of scholarship applications

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