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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  • 10,000
  • 1 Award
  • December-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
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  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
John D. Graham Scholarship Public Relations Society of America
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  • 1,000 - 3,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Public Relations|Journalism|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|College senior|
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|Commitment to Public Relations|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
Tools of the Trade Award Scholarship. Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Welding|Construction Trade|Culinary Arts|Automotive|Graphic Arts|Electrical|Agricultural Sciences|Auto Body Repair|Film and New Media|Precision Machining Technology|Power Equipment Technology|Skilled Trades|Web and Game Programming|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,500 - 2,000
  • 2 awards
  • Apr-15-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Dairy|Animal Science|Agricultural Journalism|Communications emphasis|
  • Employer: |Communications (Industry)|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
Richard Montesi Scholarship Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
Dave Florence Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
Don Kuhn Memorial Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
Lee Epstein Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
Mark Duda Scholarship Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
EDGE awards scholarships Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Art|Interior Design|Computer Aided Design|Computer Graphics|Fashion Design|Visual Communications|Video Game Design|Web Design|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 3,346
  • 6 awards
  • April 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Print Media|Online Journalism|Broadcast Journalism|Visual Journalism|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Public Relations|Journalism|Communications|Advertising|Business Communications|Broadcast Journalism|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Journalism|
  • Residence: Live in |Greene, AR|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Vocational|Accredited Trade|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Science|Communications|Biology|Environmental Studies|Hydrology|Fisheries|
  • Residence: Live in |United States| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|College|Accredited College or University|Current College Sophomore|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
Alice Parsons Davis Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |History|English|Journalism|Creative Writing|
  • School (K-12): |Parkside High School, Salisbury, MD|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
The Irving W. Cook, WA0CGS, Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Electronics|Communications|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 4 awards
  • Dec-7-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Journalism|
  • School (College): |Connecticut|Maine|Massachusetts|New Hampshire|Rhode Island|Vermont|Accredited Journalism Program|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
The Charles Clarke Cordle Memorial Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Electronics|Communications|
  • Residence: Live in |Georgia|Alabama|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
Sports Journalism Institute Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA)
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  • 500
  • 10 awards
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Sports Journalism|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|College junior|College senior|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 6,500
  • 20 awards
  • Nov-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Journalism|Newspaper Journalism|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|College junior|College senior|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
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