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Journalism scholarships

  • New Mexico
    AAF-NM Pam Schneider Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for deserving men and women who intend to enter the advertising profession and are currently maintaining a marketing internship.
  • Wisconsin
    Altman Family Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a one-time award to high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Ann Durra Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high-achieving students with financial need majoring in mathematics and/or the physical or natural sciences; pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Bertha Voit Weinland Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year women students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Texas
    Bess Whitehead Scott - Scribes Scholarship (Age 40 and Older)
    This scholarship is for students studying Journalism/Mass communications; Literary nonfiction writing; Public relations/advertising; pursuing Accredited course work for professional development/career advancement in journalism/literary nonfiction writing/related field, including internet-based activities.
  • Wisconsin
    Betty Nelson Humanities Freshman Scholarship
    This scholarship provides one-time awards to freshman students intending to major in the humanities pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Betty Nelson Humanities Scholarship for Sophomores, Junior & Seniors
    This scholarship is for sophomores, juniors & seniors majoring in the humanities pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Bill Mertens Memorial Daily Iowan Scholarship
    This scholarship is for High school seniors entering college in Fall 2020. Women, minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply,
  • Colorado
    Bob and Gloria Palmer Scholarship
    This scholarship is for seniors enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information should be interested in broadcast journalism.
  • Wisconsin
    Bram and Shari Dorresteijn Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman student athlete pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science.
  • Colorado
    Brian Hostetler Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for juniors and seniors students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information with an interest in broadcast journalism are eligible to apply.
  • Bruce A. Bogue Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a 4 year award renewable (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Caroline and Robert Erickson Great People Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science with preference for students from Kenosha County.
  • Wisconsin
    Charles Carman Wurth Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a renewable scholarship to a high achieving Wisconsin resident who is in the top 5% of their senior class pursuing a degree in the College of Letters and Science.
  • Texas
    Christians in Journalism Scholarship
    This scholarship is for current student of UT at Austin who has completed at least 18 hours and plans to major in some field of journalism.
  • Wisconsin
    College of Letters & Science General Scholarship - Juniors & Seniors
    This scholarship is for students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    College of Letters & Science General Scholarship - Sophomores
    This scholarship is for first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Earl D. Johnson Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving seniors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.80 with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Elizabeth and Troy Barnett Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving students with financial need with a preference for political science and/or economics majors who are pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Eva Stauff Schaeve and Harry H. Schaeve Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Fearn Cook Low Scholarship
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Florence Waste Pulver Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving juniors or seniors pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    George Enfield Frazer Jr. Scholarship
    This scholarship is for junior or senior with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Ginsberg Family Excellence Award (L&S)
    This scholarship is for students in the College of Letters & Science and have Junior or Senior standing.
  • Colorado
    Gladys Van Vranken Parce Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students in the College of Media, Communication and Information interested in journalism, especially print journalism, are given the highest priority for this award.
  • Colorado
    Heidi L. Wagner Endowed Scholarship--CMCI
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information studying journalism with an interest in political science or political reporting. Financial need is a consideration.
  • Hawaii
    HFC Journalism Scholarship
    This scholarship is offering financial help to college students of Filipino heritage majoring in journalism and mass communications (JMC) fields at a four-year university in Hawaii.
  • Islamic Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for an undergraduate (junior/senior) or of graduate standing (includes PhD) by August 2020 and must be a Muslim or active member of the Muslim community.
  • Wisconsin
    Joan and C. Michael Spero Scholarship
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need.
  • Wisconsin
    John Corcoran Student Support Fund
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need.
  • Wisconsin
    Kathy and Clark Gridley Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science. This scholarship supports Wisconsin resident students with demonstrated community involvement.
  • Learn.org Bachelor's Degree Scholarship in Communication and Journalism
    This scholarship is for students pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Business Communications, Advertising, and Broadcasting.
  • Wisconsin
    Leo and Jean Besozzi Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving seniors pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Leonard M. Perryman Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate study of religion journalism or mass communications.
  • Colorado
    Lester C. Thomas Schlp-CMCI
    This scholarship is for students in the College of Media, Communication and Information.
  • Colorado
    Mabee Memorial Scholarship--CMCI
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information. Financial need is a consideration.
  • Wisconsin
    Margaret A. Goldman Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Marilyn T. and C. Vernon Howard Moral Obligation Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving junior or senior in the College of Letters & Science with financial need.
  • Wisconsin
    Martha J. Harrison Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Mary Schreiber LeBlanc & Duwayne LeBlanc Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Mathea Helen and Lawless Louis Mollere PreMedicine Scholarship
    This scholarship is for aspiring physician junior or senior with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science. Applicants must be second or third year students at the time of application, have an excellent academic record with evidence of progress in pre-med coursework and demonstration of breadth...
  • Delaware
    Molly Murray Scholarship Fund
    A fund established to honor reporter Molly Murray is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a Kent or Sussex County high school junior or senior who plans to study journalism or the environment.
  • NDCF Calvin Andrist Scholarship
    This scholarship is to financially assist students of journalism to continue their education.
  • Wisconsin
    Neha Suri Scholarship
    This scholarship is for continuing students majoring in political science and/or journalism.
  • Colorado
    Nonie Lann Scholarship--CMCI
    This scholarship is open to juniors enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information majoring in journalism. Students must have a 3.0 or higher GPA, and financial need is a consideration.
  • Nebraska
    NPA Foundation scholarship - Collegiate
    This scholarship is for undergraduate students who are enrolled in post-secondary educational programs in Nebraska-based colleges and universities with a declared **Journalism major in a print communication program.
  • Nebraska
    NPA Foundation scholarship - Collegiate in Marketing
    This scholarship is for undergraduate students enrolled in post-secondary educational programs in Nebraska-based colleges and universities with a declared journalism major in a Marketing program.
  • Nebraska
    NPA Foundation Scholarship - High School
    This scholarship is for Nebraska high school seniors who are enrolled or planning to enroll in fields related to print journalism.
  • New York
    NYFWA Scholarship
  • Oklahoma
    Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters Scholarship Awards
    This scholarship is for junior or senior undergraduate students enrolled in an Oklahoma college or university broadcast program and majoring in broadcasting.
  • Iowa
    Oster Journalism Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to an ISU student who will be a sophomore, junior, or senior next academic year. Eligible applicants must major in journalism or communication studies and document their journalism activity and skills on the application.
  • OWAA Bodie McDowell Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate and graduate students who are involved in and preparing to devote a substantial amount of their life’s work in outdoor writing, radio and television, wildlife photography, art, lecturing or video and film making.
  • Pennsylvania
    PenSPRA Student Scholarship
    This scholarship is for qualified Pennsylvania public high school seniors who plan to pursue a career in a communications field (i.e. journalism, English, public relations, advertising, graphic arts, etc.
  • Wisconsin
    Promega International Scientific Internship Scholarship
    This scholarship is for talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing.
  • Wisconsin
    Ralph B. Abrams Scholarship
    This scholarship is for rising senior students with outstanding academic performance pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    R Bernal Johnson Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Richard Ralph Winter Phoenix Rising Humanitarian Scholarship
    This scholarship is for second or third year College of Letters & Science students with a strong record of community/humanitarian service. The ideal scholarship candidate should exhibit a natural desire to provide for human welfare and a rational compassion for others.
  • Wisconsin
    Richard W. Belekevich Scholarship
    This scholarship is for continuing student majoring in a foreign language or with a passion for travel and learning new languages who is pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • South Carolina
    SCPA Mundy Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a student journalists who attend a four-year college in South Carolina or who reside in South Carolina and attend a four-year college elsewhere and is interested in pursuing a **newspaper career.
  • Wisconsin
    Theodore Herfurth Sophomore Scholarship
    The scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science. Only students intending to major in particular STEM areas are eligible to apply.
  • Wisconsin
    Undergraduate Writing Fellows
    This scholarship is for talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing. The program enables accomplished and enthusiastic student writers to share their writing skills and intellectual curiosity with other undergraduates.
  • Wisconsin
    University League General Sophomore Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Maine
    USM Maine Association of Broadcasters Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a Maine resident and intends to pursue a career in broadcasting.
  • Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship gives serious consideration to outstanding amateur high school/college/university golfers for our scholarship awards, based on their competitive record as an amateur golfer, and criteria listed below (with exception of career goals).
  • WHPRMS Carol Scaife Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for college student enrolled as a junior or senior during the fall 2018 or spring 2019 semester; a technical school student in the final year of study; or a recent graduate (within the last 12 months).