James B. McClatchy 25 Year Club Scholarship

Applications for the 2019 25 Year Club Scholarship are no longer being accepted.

About the James B. McClatchy 25 Year Club Scholarship

James B. McClatchy was the fourth generation family owner of The McClatchy Company, which publishes The Fresno Bee. His father, Carlos McClatchy, was the first editor of The Fresno Bee when it was founded in 1922. James devoted his life to journalism and was highly respected for his efforts on behalf of freedom of the press. This scholarship program is managed through the Bee Endowed Scholarship Fund at the Central Valley Community Foundation. The Bee Endowed Scholarship Fund was established at the wishes of James McClatchy’s estate.