The Dr. Charles Krauthammer

Memorial Scholarship Program

at Fox News



"We are proud to honor Charles, his legacy, impact and countless contributions with a new scholarship program enabling the next generation of thought leaders the opportunity and education they need to reach their dreams."

—Suzanne Scott, CEO of Fox News

First Scholarship Winners

April 27, 2020

Special Report, April 27, 2020

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"Robyn and Daniel Krauthammer congratulate those awarded these scholarships in Charles’s name. May your studies be undertaken with both seriousness and joy to find the life’s work you were meant to do, with full  heart and soul, as Charles did."

FOX News, in partnership with the National Merit Scholarship Program, has selected two recipients of the inaugural Dr. Charles Krauthammer Memorial Scholarship, announced Suzanne Scott, CEO of FOX News Media. The scholarship will be awarded to Ami Carey of Lynbrook, NY and Michael Carey of Merrick, NY.

In making the announcement, Ms. Scott said, “We are proud to honor Charles’ legacy of exceptional journalism and lifelong love of learning with this scholarship in his name. Ami Carey and Michael Carey embody the next generation of outstanding thought leaders and we are thrilled to facilitate a pathway for them to pursue their academic curiosity and educational goals.”

"Fox News Media Awards Students with Inaugural Dr. Charles Krauthammer Memorial Scholarship," Fox News, April 27, 2020 

About the Scholarship

The memorial scholarship, in honor of longtime Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer, is awarded to the children of Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network employees.


The scholarship is awarded to U.S. high school juniors planning to enter college. Winners are selected ​on a competitive basis regardless of family financial circumstances, gender, race, ethnicity or religion. The scholarship is a partnership of Fox News and National Merit Scholarship Program.

“Charles Krauthammer Memorial Scholarship established for 'next generation of thought leaders’” Fox News, September 13, 2018