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Bill Gove Scholarship
Sponsor: National Speakers Association
Attn: Scholarship Committee
1500 S. Priest Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 19
How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.
Website: http://www.nsaspeaker.org

Bodie McDowell Scholarship
Sponsor: Outdoor Writers Association of America
121 Hickory Street
Suite 1
Missoula, MT 59801
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $1,000-$5,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applicants are available online.
Website: http://www.owaa.org

Cavett Robert Scholarship
Sponsor: National Speakers Association
Attn: Scholarship Committee
1500 S. Priest Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 19
How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.
Website: http://www.nsaspeaker.org

Collegiate Journalism Award
Sponsor: Fund for American Studies
1621 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students enrolled at a four-year educational institution. Students must submit news stories they have written within the past academic year that have been published in a college newspaper/publication. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 4
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.dcinternships.org

Colorado Press Association High School Scholarship
Sponsor: Denver Foundation
55 Madison
8th Floor
Denver, CO 80206
Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors who are graduating from a Colorado high school. Students must have held at least one leadership position in their journalism organization such as the high school newspaper, yearbook or media club during their senior year. Applicants must attend an accredited four-year college or university in Colorado for the upcoming fall.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 5
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.denverfoundation.org/grants/page/scholarships

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship
Sponsor: Truth Initiative
900 G Street, NW
Fourth Floor
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents. Students should be pursuing a degree in public health, communications, social work, education, liberal arts or related field and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Applicants must provide proof of community service activities such as (but not limited to) activism, outreach or peer counseling in tobacco prevention or control. Financial need is considered.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online and must include a SAR report.
Website: http://truthinitiative.org/Adams-Scholarship

Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but cannot be completed electronically. All applications must be mailed.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Dr. Larry Horney Scholarship
Sponsor: Henry County Community Foundation
700 South Memorial Drive
P.O. Box 6006
New Castle, IN 47362
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from New Castle High School with a 3.0 GPA and a financial need. Students must be enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university majoring in education, journalism or communications.

Amount: $500-$999
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.henrycountycf.org

Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program
Sponsor: International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)
1275 K Street NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply:
Website: http://www.irex.org

Edward Payson and Bernice Piilani Irwin Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors, college seniors or graduate students majoring in journalism or communications. They must have a GPA of 2.7 or higher.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 18
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Frank del Olmo Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California
ASU Cronkite School of Journalism
725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404
Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $500-$1,000
Deadline: May 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://ccnma.org/scholarships-and-awards/scholarships/scholarship-application/

Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but must be sent in by mail.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

George W. Woolery Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
7439 Woodland Drive
Suite 100
Indianapolis, IN 46278
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $300
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.tke.org/foundation/scholarships

Hitched Wedding Scholarship
Sponsor: Hitched
Unit 7 Stanhope Gate
Stanhope Road
Chamberley, UK GU15 3DW
Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student in Canada, the U.S. or the United Kingdom. Special consideration is given to students majoring in English/creative writing, journalism, fashion or design. Applicants must write a 600- to 800-word blog on a wedding topic.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: November 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hitched.co.uk/wedding-scholarship/

IFEC Scholarships Award
Sponsor: International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC)
P.O. Box 491
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $1,500-$6,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ifeconline.com

Jim Springer Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Coastal Bend Community Foundation
600 Leopard Street, Suite 1716
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Eligibility: Applicants must be current college students at sophomore level or above.

Amount: $500
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cbcfoundation.org

Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California
ASU Cronkite School of Journalism
725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404
Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $500-$1,000
Deadline: May 2
How to apply: Applications are available online, by email, by mail or by phone.
Website: http://ccnma.org/scholarships-and-awards/scholarships/scholarship-application/

John R. Rogers/Ziegler Family Scholarship
Sponsor: Inland Northwest Community Foundation
421 West Riverside Avenue
Suite 606
Spokane, WA 99201
Eligibility: Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 and be good stewards of their community. Students must show an interest in the fields of accounting, marketing, media, advertising, computers, information technology, human resources, general business, forestry or natural resources. Applicants must demonstrate a financial need.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.inwcf.org

Julianne Malveaux Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc.
1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009-3298
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nanbpwc.org

Kansas Junior Livestock Show Scholarship
Sponsor: Kansas Livestock Association
6301 SW 37th Street
Topeka, KS 66614-5129
Eligibility: Applicants must be a Kansas Livestock Show exhibitor and a current high school senior with plans to enroll in a post-secondary educational program or currently enrolled in post-secondary school. Students should also not have previously received a KJLS scholarship and not be a family member of a member of the Scholarship Selection Committee.

Amount: $750-$2,500
Deadline: August 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of recommendation, transcript and information about communications employment or internship experience are required.
Website: http://kla.org/default.aspx

Lebanese American Heritage Club Scholarships
Sponsor: Lebanese American Heritage Club
835 Mason Street
Suite A-160
Dearborn, MI 48124
Eligibility: Applicants must U.S. citizens and Michigan residents 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.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.lahc.org

Lee Thornton Scholarship
Sponsor: Radio Television Digital News Association
529 14th Street NW
Suite 1240
Washington, DC 20045
Eligibility: Applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior at a college or university with preference given to students of the University of Maryland and Howard University. Students should be pursuing a degree in journalism, broadcasting or communications. Applicants must include URL links to three to five work samples.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.rtdna.org

Lisa Bjork Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
700 S. Dixie Highway
Ste. 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Eligibility: Applicants must submit an essay in order to be considered for applications.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.yourcommunityfoundation.org

Mas Family Scholarships
Sponsor: Jorge Mas Canosa Freedom Foundation
Attn: Mas Family Scholarships
P.O. Box 14-1898
Coral Gables, FL 33114
Eligibility: Applicants must be majoring in or have plans to major in business, communications, economics, engineering, international relations or journalism. They must demonstrate leadership potential and a commitment to success in a democratic, free enterprise society. Selection is based on academic merit, personal essay, leadership ability, professional potential and character.

Amount: Up to $8,000
Deadline: January 9
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, SAT scores, personal essay, three recommendation forms, proof of Cuban descent, proof of college acceptance (for incoming freshmen only), cost of tuition statement and statement of financial need are required.
Website: http://masscholarships.org/

Maxine and Inza McDowell Scholarship
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion
1500 Valley River Drive
Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401
Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to attend public or nonprofit colleges. Students must fill out the FAFSA. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application, with preference given to communications/journalism and construction/building majors; financial need may be taken into account.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://oregonstudentaid.gov/scholarships.aspx

MetLife Foundation FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 8
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Michael Jackson Scholarship
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
1805 7th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://uncf.org/scholarships

MillerCoors National Scholarship
Sponsor: Adelante U.S. Educational Leadership Fund
8415 Datapoint Drive
Suite 400
San Antonio, TX 78229
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: May 30
How to apply: Applications are available online starting March 1.
Website: http://www.adelantefund.org

Minority Scholarship and Training Program
Sponsor: Media General
333 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: Up to $10,000 plus internship pay and post-graduate employment
Deadline: November 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mediageneral.com/

Mississippi Association of Broadcasters Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Mississippi Association of Broadcasters
Scholarship Committee
855 S Pear Orchard Road
Suite 403
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Eligibility: Applicants must be Mississippi residents and be enrolled in an accredited broadcast curriculum at a Mississippi two- or four-year college.

Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay and up to three letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.msbroadcasters.org

Mississippi Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

NAJA Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Native American Journalists Association
University of Oklahoma at Gaylord College
395 W. Lindsey Street
Norman, OK 73019-4201
Eligibility: Applicants must be current members of NAJA and be either high school seniors, undergraduate or graduate level students.

Amount: $500-$3,000
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.naja.com

National Association of Black Journalists Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Association of Black Journalists
1100 Knight Hall
Suite 3100
College Park, MD 20742
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: Unknown
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://nabj.site-ym.com/?page=SEEDScholarships

New York Women in Communications Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: The Kellen Company
355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who live in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York or Connecticut. Students must be graduating high school seniors, or college or undergraduate students who reside in one of the aforementioned states. Graduate students must be members in good standing of New York Women in Communications. Applicants must be majoring or intending to major in a field related to communications at an accredited institution and have a grade point average of at least 3.2. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: January 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.kellencompany.com

New York Women in Communications Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: New York Women in Communications Foundation
355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school, college or graduate students that are permanent residents in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut or Pennsylvania. Graduate students must already be members of New York Women in Communications. Applicants are required to have a minimum GPA of 3.2 and must be majoring, declaring a major or pursuing an advanced degree in a communications-related field at an accredited college or university in the United States.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nywici.org

Paul B. & Aline Flynn Scholarship
Sponsor: Southwest Florida Community Foundation
8771 College Parkway
Building 2
Suite 201
Fort Myers, FL 33919
Eligibility: Applicants must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores, a letter of recommendation and an essay explaining their educational goals and aspirations. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.floridacommunity.com

Richard T. Torkelson Memorial Scholarship Fund for Journalism
Sponsor: Community Foundation Sonoma County
120 Stony Point Road
Ste. 220
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate an interest in journalism, communications, photojournalism, documentary art or nonfiction digital media. Students must submit writing samples and/or their media portfolio along with two letters of recommendation.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.sonomacf.org

Student with a Disability Scholarship
Sponsor: American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
2200 Research Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 22
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ashfoundation.org

The Christopher Hentchel WIQH Scholarship
Sponsor: Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
34 Walden Street
Unit 217
Concord, MA 01742
Eligibility: Applicants must have graduating seniors or high school graduates. Students must be current or past residents of Concord or Carlisle or have attended school in one of these towns. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Preference is given to students who participated in WIQH student radio. If there are no qualified applicants intent on studying communications, a prospective psychology major will be selected.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 1 (College Applicants); May 1 (High School Seniors)
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.thescholarshipfundofcc.org/

UNCF Wendell Scott, Sr./NASCAR Scholarship
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
1805 7th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $4,500
Deadline: August 21
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://uncf.org/scholarships

William B. Ruggles Right to Work Scholarship
Sponsor: National Institute for Labor Relations Research (NILRR)
William B. Ruggles Scholarship Selection Committee
5211 Port Royal Road, Suite 510
Springfield, VA 22151
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nilrr.org

Wilson W. Carnes Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $300
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Yuchengco: Maria Elena Yuchengco Memorial Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian Pacific Fund
465 California Street
Suite 809
San Francisco, CA 94104
Eligibility: 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.

Amount: $1,000-$3,000
Deadline: February 20
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.asianpacificfund.org