The White House Correspondents' Association awarded scholarships to 10 exceptional students who have been selected by the organization for their journalistic aspirations. 

Here are this year's recipients profiled from Politico:

Karissa Braxton, Seattle Howard University

Charmaine Crutchfield, Ruther Glen, Va. Howard University

Jobina Fortson, Atlanta Howard University

Ashleigh Maria Joplin, Florissant, Mo. Northwestern University-Medill School of Journalism

Vincent Edward Dixon, Chicago Northwestern University-Medill School of Journalism

Omar Hasan Rahman, McLean, Va. Columbia University

 

Brina Melissa Monterroza, Chicago Northwestern University-Medill School of Journalism

Angela Hart, Oakland, Calif. University of California-Berkeley School of Journalism

Brianna Little, Washington, D.C. Benjamin Banneker Academic High School

Jabriel Ingram, Washington, D.C. Calvin Coolidge Senior High School