Communications Scholarships

Scholarships open to students majoring in Communications, Journalism, Broadcasting, Public Relations, and other related majors.

Digital Marketing Scholarship
Sponsor: AGreatCoffee
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are currently studying in a field related to Business management, IT, Communications, Marketing, Mass Communication, or any Digital media courses. Applicant must share what type of startup they would propose.

Internet Marketing Scholarship
Sponsor: Best Reviews Hunt
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school, undergraduate and postgraduate students with the passion for “internet marketing.” Students who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, Programming or Communications may be extremely interested in the scholarship. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to Internet Marketing.

Internet Marketing Scholarship
Sponsor: Duffel Bags Boy
Amount: $1,250
Closing Date: March 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school, undergraduate and post-graduate students with a passion for internet marketing. Students who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, Programming or Communications may be extremely interested in the program. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to internet marketing.

Soundoutmedia Online Marketing Scholarship
Sponsor: SoundOutMedia
Amount: $500
Closing Date: March 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently studying in a field of Business management, IT, Communications, Marketing, Mass Communication, Digital Media, or a related field. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to online marketing.

Bachelor’s Degree Scholarship in Communication and Journalism
Sponsor: Learn.org
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students pursuing Communications or Journalism related majors.

King Family Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,500
Closing Date: April 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate juniors and seniors majoring in television and film at an accredited four-year, degree-granting U.S. college or university.

Award for Excellence in Collegiate Reporting
Sponsor: The Fund for American Studies
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: April 4, 2017
Description: Award is open to undergraduate students enrolled in a four-year college or university in the United States. Applicants must submit news stories that have been published in a college or university newspaper/publication or in an online version.

San Diego Press Club Scholarships
Sponsor: San Diego Press Club
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: April 7, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students during the 2017-2018 academic year who are planning to pursue a career in journalism. Applicant must be attending college in San Diego County OR be a permanent San Diego County resident.

Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Futurama Foundation
Amount: $1,200
Closing Date: April 13, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to female Maine residents who will graduate or have graduated from high school and who will enroll in an accredited college or school for post-secondary education this year. Applicant must have demonstrated financial need. Primary consideration will be given to those with dedicated school and/or community involvement. Secondary preference will be given to those women seeking a journalism degree.

SSPI Scholarship Program
Sponsor: SSPI
Amount: Up to $3,500
Closing Date: April 14, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to current high school seniors, college or university undergraduate students or graduate students who are studying or intend to study satellite-related technologies, policies or applications.

CIC/Anna Chennault Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 16, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who have been accepted to a U.S. college or currently enrolled college students. Applicant must be committed to AAJA’s mission and candidates will be judged on the basis of academic achievement, demonstrated journalistic ability, commitment to the field of journalism and/or sensitivity to Asian American and Pacific Islander issues.

Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 16, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled college students and graduating high school seniors who are pursuing journalism as a career. Applicant must demonstrate journalistic ability, financial need, commitment to the field of journalism and/or sensitivity to Asian American/Pacific Islander issues.

Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: National Society of Newspaper Columnists
Amount: Up to $1,500 and an all-expense paid trip to the National Society of Newspaper Columnists annual conference
Closing Date: April 21, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students (including seniors) writing bylined general interest, editorial or specialized (humor, sports, business, art, culture, etc.) columns appearing in print or online editions of college newspapers.

DMI Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Dairy Promotion and Research Board (NDPRB)
Amount: Up to $3,500
Closing Date: April 21, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students (sophomore through senior) enrolled in college/university programs that emphasize diary. Majors can include communications/public relations, journalism, marketing, business, economics, nutrition, food science, and Ag education.

Mountain America Scholarship
Sponsor: Mountain America Credit Union
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2017
Description: Scholarships are open to incoming and current college students who are Mountain American Credit Union members or family of members. In addition to the general scholarship, there are specific scholarships for community service and Business/Communications majors.

Lisa Davidson Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Nonprofit Communications and Media Network (NCM Network)
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: April 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to current college sophomores and juniors majoring in communications, journalism, radio or television at a four-year Southern California college or university.

Chandler Contest
Sponsor: Religion News Association
Amount: Up to $600
Closing Date: May 1, 2017
Description: Contest is open to full-time and part-time students who have never been employed as reporters or editors at general circulation newspapers (internships do not affect eligibility). Applicant must submit three religion stories published in the 2016-17 academic year in campus newspapers and magazines or in general circulation newspapers during a student internship.

NCJW | LA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Council of Jewish Women | Los Angeles
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2017
Description: Scholarships are open to students who live and attend school in the Greater Los Angeles area, including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and Ventura Counties. Applicant must be trying to better their lives through education in the aftermath of trauma, loss and other setbacks. There are scholarships open to all majors and specific scholarships for non-traditional students, parents, nursing majors, education majors, and Film/Television/Cinema/Theater majors.

Ford Emerging Voices Scholarship
Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media | Ford Motor Company Fund
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: May 5, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the fall of 2017. Those pursuing a media career in an area such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production, creative design, or others are especially encouraged to apply.

Ford Empowering America Scholarship
Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media | Ford Motor Company Fund
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 5, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the fall of 2017. Those pursuing a media career in an area such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production, creative design, or others are especially encouraged to apply.

Loreen Arbus Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media | Loreen Arbus Foundation
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 5, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the fall of 2017. Those pursuing a media career in an area such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production, creative design, or others are especially encouraged to apply.

NCTA/AWM Scholarship
Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media | NCTA – The Internet and Television Association
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 5, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the fall of 2017. Those pursuing a media career in an area such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production, creative design, or others are especially encouraged to apply.

Graphic Communications Scholarship
Sponsor: Graphic Communications Scholarship Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 8, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to New York City metro area high school seniors and current college students who have taken Graphics Communications/Arts courses and have a demonstrated interest in Graphic Communications/Graphics Arts and plan to major in a discipline leading to a career in the field.

Against the Grain Scholarships
Sponsor: Against the Grain Productions
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: May 15, 2017
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are at least 50% Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity. Applicant must be pursuing a major in the visual/performing arts or communications.

Altschul Champions for PRSSA Outstanding Internship Award
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
Amount: $300
Closing Date: May 26, 2017
Description: Award is open to students pursuing an undergradaute education in public relations. Applicant must have completed a professional internship between September 2016 and August 2017 and be a PRSSA member in good standing.

Betsy Plank/PRSSA Scholarships
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: May 26, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to juniors and seniors in college who are preparing for a career in public relations. Applicant must have practical experience.

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