Scholarships for Communications Majors

Communications is a broad major that can lead to jobs in journalism, marketing or public relations. The diversity of this field of study also is reflected in the assortment of scholarships available to communications majors. These scholarships are often funded by professional associations, such as the National Press Club, and local community foundations. Some scholarships may be reserved for women or members of minority groups. To be eligible, applicants may have to meet a minimum GPA requirement, as well as submit an essay, portfolio of work and letters of recommendation. In some cases, financial need is considered. If you’re a communications major interested in learning more about the scholarships that may be available to you, keep reading below.

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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Public Relations|English|Journalism|Communications|Advertising|Film|Publishing|Digital Journalism|Broadcast Journalism|
  • Organization: Associated with the |New York Women in Communications|
  • Residence: Live in |New York|Pennsylvania|
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Awarded to a previous scholarship winner who is dedicated to strengthening NYWICI and has shown outstanding growth as a student since she first became a recipient.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Principal Financial Group Scholarship Independent Colleges of Washington
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  • 4 awards
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Accounting|Management|Finance|Communications|Business Information Systems|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend |Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA|Whitworth University, Spokane, WA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit junior or senior students at Gonzaga University or Whitworth University. Students must be majoring in the field of accounting, business administration, business information systems/MIS, communications, finance, and management. Applicants must be active in leadership roles on and off the campus. Minority students, students with disabilities, and veterans are preferred.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Ben Robinette Scholarship Fund Foundation for the Carolinas
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +5 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • School (K-12): |Charlotte-Mecklenburg .|
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|
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The scholarship is intended for high school graduates in Charlotte-Mecklenburg (Public or Private School). It provides undergraduate scholarships to students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • Organization: Associated with the |Cool Spring United Methodist Church|
  • Residence: Live in |Iredell, NC|
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This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate students who are members of Cool Spring United Methodist Church in Statesville, NC.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Shirley Borel Journalism Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Journalism|
  • Military: |Veteran|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
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The Shirley Borel Journalism Scholarship is awarded to students attending Waubonsee Community College. Applicants must be students majoring in Journalism
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Nancy Curry Scholarship Child Nutrition Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nutrition|Marketing|Communications|Operations|Nutrition Education|Physical Activity|Administration|
  • Employer: |School Foodservice|
  • Organization: School Nutrition Association (Professional Organization)
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The scholarship is funded by Handgards, Inc., and friends of Nancy. It is open to active SNA members who are employed in school foodservice and enrolled or will be enrolled in a program of study which falls into one or more of the SNA Keys to Excellence subject areas.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nutrition|Marketing|Communications|Operations|Nutrition Education|Physical Activity|Administration|
  • Employer: |School Foodservice|
  • Organization: School Nutrition Association (Professional Organization)
background
Funded by SNA members through past special events, the scholarship is open to active SNA members who are employed in school foodservice and enrolled or will be enrolled in a program of study which falls into one or more of the SNA Keys to Excellence subject areas.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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