SPJ does it again - here's an outstanding opportunity for professional editorial writers:
What the fellowship provides, straight from SPJ's description, is $75,000 "to an outstanding editorial writer or columnist to help broaden his or her journalistic horizons and knowledge of the world...(it can) cover the cost of study, research, and/or travel in any field."
The application deadline is June 22, 2012. More information at SPJ.org.
Also note: SPJ's High School Essay Contest deadline is March 8.