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Public Relations / Communication 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.
  • Colorado
    A. Gayle Waldrop Scholarship--CMCI
    This scholarship is given to a student in the College of Media, Communication and Information who is interested in news-editorial and displays professional promise and high academic performance. Financial need is a consideration.
  • ALA Peter Lyman Memorial/SAGE Scholarship in New Media
    This scholarship is for students in an ALA accredited master’s program in Library and Information Studies pursing a specialty in new media.
  • Colorado
    Arthur B. Levis Scholarship--CMCI
    The scholarship is designed to support a student in the College of Media, Communication and Information who is studying writing, reporting and editing.
  • Colorado
    Barrie Hartman News Editorial Scholarship--CMCI
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information who are interested in pursuing a career in print media are encouraged to apply.
  • 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.
  • Beulah Rom Gullekson Communications Scholarship
    Scholarships to deserving students who meet the following criteria: Must be a junior or senior in the School of Communication Course work will emphasize the public relations aspects of journalism Must maintain a “B” average or above
  • BGCF Edith Schwab Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a graduate student pursuing a degree and career in public service. This includes, but is not limited to fields of study such as public administration, teaching, public health, or social work.
  • 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.
  • Arizona
    Brian S. Page Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide support to one Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) student enrolled in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and has demonstrated financial need as determined by ASU Financial Aid and Scholarship Services.
  • Alabama
    CACF Todd Webb Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating seniors from any public or private high school in the State of Alabama who is planning to attend the University of Alabama to study in the **College of Communication and Information Sciences.
  • Colorado
    Courtney Erin Klee Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information. The award seeks to support students with a physical disability or chronic health condition; preference given to students studying advertising.
  • Colorado
    Dan Creedon Sports Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide stipends for students in the College of Media, Communication and Information who are interning, or have interned during college, in any sports-related media or sports department of any organization or in public relations, marketing communications or press office of any sport’s organization.
  • Colorado
    Ed Sardella Broadcast Scholarship
    This scholarship is for broadcast news students with excellent writing skills in the College of Media, Communication and Information are eligible to apply.
  • Colorado
    Fred Casotti Sports Information Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students interested in sports information who are enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information.
  • Colorado
    Gerald C. Bean Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information.
  • 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.
  • Harold E. Ennes Scholarship
    For Harold E. Ennes Scholarship, candidates must have a career interest in the technical aspects of broadcasting. These scholarships are typically presented to applicants who have some work experience in broadcast engineering and who are interested in continuing their education in order to advance their careers.
  • 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.
  • Iowa
    ICRA Linda M. Dona Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in Des Moines Area Community College in a Realtime Reporting Major in either Judicial or Captioning/CART Services.
  • Arizona
    James A. Fortmann Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors from an Arizona high school. Preference for students graduating from the Verde Valley (Sedona, Cottonwood, Clarkdale, Camp Verde) or Northern Arizona (Flagstaff and surrounding area).
  • John H. Battison SBE Founder’s Scholarship
    The John H. Battison Founder’s Scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors or those already actively employed in the broadcast engineering field.
  • Colorado
    Karsh and Hagan Advertising Scholarship--CMCI
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information.
  • 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.
  • Colorado
    Lehman Communications Corporation Scholarship--CMCI
    This scholarship is for undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Media, Communication and Information.
  • 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.
  • Nancy Curry Scholarship
    The Nancy Curry Scholarship are available to SNA members who are enrolled or will be enrolled in a degree program at a vocational/technical, undergraduate, graduate or post graduate level in the United States.
  • Arizona
    NFBPA-CAC Jacques Avent Scholarship
    This scholarship is for Undergraduate student (with at least 48 credit hours completed) OR a Graduate student (with at least 6 credits completed) attending a university in Arizona and be enrolled in one of these degree programs: Public Administration, Public Affairs, Public Policy, Political Science, and Urban and Metropolitan...
  • 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.
  • PGSF Scholarship - Full Time Student
    This scholarship is for full time high school senior graduate or undergraduate who is enrolled in a printing or graphic program at a technical school, college or university within the United States and be pursuing a career in printing technology, printing management, or graphic communication.
  • PGSF Scholarship - Part Time Student
    This scholarship is for students studying or planing to study printing or graphic program and pursuing a career in printing technology, printing management, or graphic communication. Applicant must be currently employed by a company in the graphic communications industry.
  • Robert D. Greenberg Scholarship
    To be eligible for the Greenberg Scholarship, candidates must have a career interest in the technical aspects of broadcasting.
  • Ohio
    Robert E. and Ada Hagan Public Service Scholarship
    This scholarship is for Ohio resident degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate student attending or accepted at Cleveland State University Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs pursuing a public service career.
  • SBE Youth Scholarship
    To be eligible for the Youth Scholarship, candidates must be in their senior year of high school, anticipating graduation by the spring of 2020.
  • UNCF SUEZ Corporate Scholars Program
    This scholarship is for highly talented sophomores and juniors in areas including engineering, quality control, compliance and water and wastewater treatment, among other more classic areas like finance and computer science.
  • Texas
    UTD Rita Mae Kelly Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduate students, with preference for doctoral students, studying areas that interested Dr. Kelly, including gender and politics, public policy, public affairs and public administration.
  • 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).