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Fox News Media Names Second Krauthammer Memorial Scholarship Winner

Charles Krauthammer
Charles Krauthammer (Image credit: Fox News Media)

Marin Martin, who is the daughter of Fox News digital senior opinion editor, Lynne Jordal Martin, has been named recipient of the second annual Fox News Media Dr. Charles Krauthammer Memorial Scholarship.

The test-based award--applicants have to have taken the PSAT/NMSQT test--is for children of Fox employees who are high school juniors planning to go to college. The scholarship is for $2,000 per year up to four years and conveys should the parent(s) leave the company.

Also Read: Fox Names First Scholarship Winners

All recipients are chosen through the non-profit National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

Dr. Krauthammer was a long-time syndicated columnist writing for the Washington Post and was a contributor to Fox News Media from 2002 until his death in 2018.

His resume included The New Republic and The Weekly Standard. Before his journalism career, he was a speech writer for Vice President Walter Mondale as well as chief resident in psychiatry at Massachusetts General.

John Eggerton
John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.