Boating media scholarship

The Boating Writers International (BWI) Active Interest Media Boating Journalist Scholarship was created to honor undergraduate college students who demonstrate a passion for the field of boating media.

Applications for this year may be downloaded at and will be accepted through January 15, 2022. If you know a deserving college student who would like to pursue a career in boating journalism, photography, video, broadcasting, film, or art, please encourage them to apply. Judges will look for applicants with talent, promise and firsthand knowledge of the boating life.

To be considered for the $3,000 award, deliver applications to 4599 Deep River Place, Jacksonville, FL 32224. Email digital submissions to

The scholarship will be awarded at the annual BWI meeting at the 2022 Miami Boat Show in February.

Ann Hoffner