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AGCO Corporation FFA 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. They must have one of the following undergraduate majors: agronomy, crop science, general agriculture, agricultural communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, business management, economics, sales and marketing, engineering, mechanization, agriculture power and equipment or welding. 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. Students must show financial need and evidence of community service participation.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/

Betty Flood Morrow Women's Press Club Scholarship
Sponsor: Women's Press Club of New York State Inc.
P.O. Box 13493
Albany, NY 12212
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the state of New York who are enrolled in a college or university in New York. Students should be pursuing a degree related to communications. Applicants must submit a 500-word essay on the given topic found on the website.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 1
How to apply: Applications are via email and must include all items detailed on the website.
Website: https://www.womenspressclubnys.com/scholarship

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: April
How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.
Website: http://www.nsaspeaker.org/recognition/

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: Varies
Deadline: April
How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.
Website: http://www.nsaspeaker.org/recognition/

Connecticut Broadcasters Association Scholarship
Sponsor: Connecticut Broadcasters Association
P.O. Box 1785
Avon, CT 06001
Eligibility: Applicants must be Connecticut residents and be pursuing a degree in a broadcast related field such as: journalism, marketing, production, broadcast engineering or communications. Selection is based on financial need and/or merit.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ctba.org

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: $1,000
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but cannot be completed electronically. All applications must be mailed.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

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: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.henrycountycf.org/scholarships/

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 2.75 or higher.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 31
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: https://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org/

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: $1,000
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but must be sent in by mail.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

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 3.0 and have outstanding leadership within the Fraternity, and in civic and religious communities. Preference is first given to a graduate of the Charles R. Walgreen, Jr. TKE Leadership Academy, but if there is no qualified applicant the scholarship will be open to any other qualified Teke.

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

Harold K. Douthit Scholarship
Sponsor: Ohio News Media Foundation
1335 Dublin Road
Suite 216-B
Columbus, OH 43215
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an Ohio college or university and be majoring in a journalism-related field such as journalism, advertising or marketing. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA and write an essay as part of their application showcasing their writing skill along with including work samples related to degree.

Amount: $750
Deadline: May 24
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ohionews.org/aws/ONA/pt/sp/foundation

Jim Springer Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Coastal Bend Community Foundation
555 North Carancahua Street
Suite 900
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

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 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://innovia.org/students/

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: https://www.kla.org/programs/klf-scholarships

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: January
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 South Dixie Highway
Suite 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Eligibility: Applicants must submit an essay in order to be considered for applications.

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

Mary Quan Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian American Journalists Association
1301 K Street, NW, 300W
3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors intending to major in journalism. Applicants must also demonstrate a commitment to the field of journalism, sensitivity to Asian American issues as demonstrated by community involvement, journalistic ability, scholastic ability and financial need.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 21
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.aaja.org/news-and-resources/scholarships-internships/

Mas Family Scholarships
Sponsor: Jorge Mas Canosa Freedom Foundation
Attn: Mas Family Scholarships
P.O. Box 14-1898
Coral Gables, FL 33114-1898
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: Varies
Deadline: February 19
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://jmcff.org/

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: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/

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: October
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://scholarships.uncf.org/

Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: Ohio News Media Foundation
1335 Dublin Road
Suite 216-B
Columbus, OH 43215
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Asian American or American Indian high school students graduating from an Ohio high school and must be enrolled at an Ohio college or university for the upcoming fall. Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA and be majoring in a journalism-related field such as journalism, advertising or marketing. Applicants must write an autobiography as part of their essay, must get recommendations and may submit work samples.

Amount: $750
Deadline: May 24
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ohionews.org/aws/ONA/pt/sp/foundation

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: Varies
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/about-us/scholarships

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: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

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: December 12
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://nabjonline.org/student-services/

NCTA and AWMF Scholarship
Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media
2365 Harrodsburg Road, Suite A325
Lexington, KY 40504
Eligibility: Applicants must be attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the fall of application year. Students must submit a 750- to 1,000-word essay on a suggested topic.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://allwomeninmedia.org/foundation/scholarships/

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 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. Graduate students must already be members of New York Women in Communications.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: January
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nywici.org/students/scholarships

Ohio Newspaper Women's Association (ONWA) Annual Scholarship
Sponsor: Ohio News Media Foundation
1335 Dublin Road
Suite 216-B
Columbus, OH 43215
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an Ohio college or university as a junior or senior and be majoring in a journalism-related field such as journalism, advertising or marketing. Students must have two professor recommendations and submit three or four newspaper clippings or work samples demonstrating their skills along with answers to questions given on the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ohionews.org/aws/ONA/pt/sp/foundation

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: February
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://collaboratory.org/more/our-scholarships-program/

PenSPRA Scholarship
Sponsor: Pennsylvania School Public Relations Association
Shelly Belcher, Communications Coordinator
Peters Township School District
631 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Eligibility: Applicants must be Pennsylvania public high school students with a 3.0 GPA who are pursuing a degree in communications or a related field such as public relations, journalism, English, advertising or graphic arts. Students must have been accepted to or applied to a college, university, technical school or other institution of higher learning. Applicants must live within one of PenSPRA's three regions (Eastern, Central and Western).

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 23
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://penspra.com/

Richard T. Torkelson Memorial Scholarship Fund for Journalism
Sponsor: Community Foundation Sonoma County
120 Stony Point Road
Suite 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
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
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://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/

University Journalism Scholarships
Sponsor: Ohio News Media Foundation
1335 Dublin Road
Suite 216-B
Columbus, OH 43215
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an Ohio college or university and be majoring in a journalism-related field such as journalism, advertising or marketing. Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA and write an essay as part of their application showcasing their writing skill along with including work samples related to degree.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: May 24
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ohionews.org/aws/ONA/pt/sp/foundation

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: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nilrr.org/resources/online-scholarship-application-401/