College Scholarships for Communications Majors

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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Speakers Association
    1500 S. Priest Drive
    Attn: Scholarship Committee
    Tempe, AZ 85281
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.
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Deadline
March 2
Amount
$1,000-$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Outdoor Writers Association of America
    121 Hickory Street
    Suite 1
    Missoula, MT 59801
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be students of outdoor communications fields including print, film, art or broadcasting and must be either undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year or graduate students.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Speakers Association
    1500 S. Priest Drive
    Attn: Scholarship Committee
    Tempe, AZ 85281
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$500
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend post-secondary institutions in the New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont) or New York state and be pursuing a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Varies
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    No
  • Offered by
    International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)
    2121 K Street NW
    Suite 700
    Washington, DC 20037
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree and be a citizen, national or permanent resident of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine or Uzbekistan. Students must also be able to obtain and retain a U.S. J-1 visa. Applicants must be in one of the following fields of study: business administration, economics, education, environmental management, international affairs, journalism/mass communication, law, library/information science, public administration, public health or public policy.
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Deadline
February 20
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$500-$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    California Chicano News Media Association
    USC Annenberg School of Journalism
    727 W. 27th Street, Room 201
    Los Angeles, CA 90007-3212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Latino, be either California residents or attending California schools and have an interest in pursuing a journalism career. An interview is required. Financial need, academic achievement and community involvement are also considered.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$500
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend a post-secondary institution in the FCC Fifth Call District (Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi or New Mexico) and be studying for a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field. Preference is given to applicants with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$300
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    No
  • Offered by
    Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
    8645 Founders Road
    Indianapolis, IN 46268
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 2.5 and must be seeking an undergraduate degree in marketing or communications. Preference is first given to members of the Beta-Sigma Chapter.
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Deadline
August 15
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$500-$4,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC)
    P.O. Box 491
    Hyde Park, NY 12538
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled at a post-secondary, degree-granting educational institution and must demonstrate training, skill and interest in the foodservice industry and communication arts. Eligible majors from foodservice and communications areas include culinary arts, hotel/restaurant/hospitality management, dietetics, nutrition, food science/technology, journalism, public relations, mass communication, English, broadcast journalism, marketing, photography, graphic arts and related studies.
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$500-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    California Chicano News Media Association
    USC Annenberg School of Journalism
    727 W. 27th Street, Room 201
    Los Angeles, CA 90007-3212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Latino and either attending California schools or be California residents attending out-of-state schools. Students must show an interest in journalism (broadcast, print, photo or online) and demonstrate financial need and academic achievement.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
Varies
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc.
    1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20009-3298
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.
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Deadline
April 6
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Lebanese American Heritage Club
    4337 Maple Road
    Dearborn, MI 48126
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must U.S. citizens and Michigan residents, be of Arab descent and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher (3.5 for graduate students). They must maintain full-time status. Special consideration is given to students majoring in mass communications, political science and related fields, those enrolled or planning to attend institutions that contribute to the Arab American Scholarship Fund and those who did not receive the scholarship in the preceding year.
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Deadline
January 30
Amount
Up to $8,000
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Up to $4,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be African American students at a UNCF member college or university majoring in communications, English or performing arts. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.
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Deadline
January 16
Amount
Up to $10,000 plus internship pay and post-graduate employment
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    LinTV
    8 Elm Street
    New Haven, CT 06510
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, major in broadcast journalism, digital multimedia, mass/speech/digital communication, television production or marketing at an accredited university or college, be college sophomores, be U.S. citizens and be of non-white origin.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be licensed amateur radio operators and residents of Mississippi who attend an institution of higher learning in Mississippi. They must be seeking a bachelor's degree or higher in electronics, communication or a related field, and they must be under 30 years old.
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Deadline
April 30
Amount
$500-$3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Native American Journalists Association
    555 Dakota Street
    Al Neuharth Media Center
    Vermillion, SD 57069
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current members of NAJA.
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Deadline
February 13
Amount
Up to $2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Black Journalists
    1100 Knight Hall
    Suite 3100
    College Park, MD 20742
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be African American high school seniors, college students or graduate students who plan to pursue careers in journalism and who are journalism majors or in staff positions on the school newspaper or campus television, radio or website.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
    2200 Research Boulevard
    Rockville, MD 20850
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Master's degree candidates must be in programs accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation for Audiology and Speech Pathology, but doctoral programs do not have to be accredited. The applicants should submit a transcript, essay, reference form and statement of good standing; be recommended by a faculty or workplace committee and have not received scholarships from the ASHA Foundation. Students must attend their programs full-time.
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Deadline
May 30
Amount
$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Adelante U.S. Educational Leadership Fund
    8415 Datapoint Drive
    Suite 400
    San Antonio, TX 78229
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be college juniors or seniors pursuing a business, marketing, economics or communications degree. Students must have a 3.0 GPA or above and be full-time students attending one of the partnering universities.
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Deadline
August 21
Amount
$4,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be juniors, seniors or graduate students. Graduate students may be part-time students. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 for undergraduates and at least 3.2 for graduate students and demonstrate financial need. Students must major in business-related disciplines, communication, information technology or sports management.
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Deadline
December 31
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Institute for Labor Relations Research (NILRR)
    William B. Ruggles Scholarship Selection Committee
    5211 Port Royal Road, Suite 510
    Springfield, VA 22151
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students majoring in journalism and demonstrate an understanding of the principles of voluntary unionism and the economic and social problems of compulsory unionism.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$300
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the student's activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board.
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Deadline
February 20
Amount
$1,000-$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Asian Pacific Fund
    465 California Street
    Suite 809
    San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants should be full-time undergraduate students that are at least 50% Filipino and majoring in journalism at any Bay Area university with a minimum 3.0 GPA. The award is based on merit and financial need. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, essays, writing samples, resumes, recommendation letters and Student Aid Report forms.
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