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AGBU Fellowships for U.S. Based Study
Sponsor: Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU)
55 East 59th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10022-1112
Eligibility: Applicants must be of Armenian heritage, be a full-time student at a U.S. college/university and have earned a minimum 3.5 GPA in undergraduate study.

Amount: Up to full tuition.
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.agbu.org

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

AWC Seattle Professional Chapter Scholarships
Sponsor: Association for Women in Communications - Scholarships
P.O. Box 60262
Shoreline, WA 98160
Eligibility: Applicants must be Washington State residents who are college juniors, seniors or graduate students at Washington State four-year colleges. Students must major in print and broadcast journalism, television and radio production, film advertising, public relations, marketing, graphic design, multimedia design, photography or technical communication. Selection is based on demonstrated excellence in communications, contributions toward communications, scholastic achievement, financial need and work samples.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, cover letter, transcript, resume and two work samples are required.
Website: http://www.seattleawc.org

Bennie Raine Scholarship
Sponsor: Oklahoma City Community Foundation
1000 North Broadway
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Moore High School in Oklahoma and attended the school for at least two years. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate positive student leadership. Students must plan to earn an English or journalism degree.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 16
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://occf.org/directory/

Bonnie Tiegel Memorial Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Scholarship America Bonnie Tiegel
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, graduates or current post-secondary undergraduates who plan to enroll full-time at an accredited college or university. Students must seek a degree in broadcast journalism, communications or journalism. Applicants must submit application, complete transcripts, applicant appraisal form and letter of recommendation.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.scholarsapply.org/tiegelmemorial/

Buerkle Scholarship
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion
1500 Valley River Drive
Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401
Eligibility: Applicants must have a grade point average of at least 3.6; be attending or planning to attend a public or nonprofit college or university; and be majoring in English, journalism, physical education, music or math. Students must complete the FAFSA. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application and financial need, with preference given to students attending colleges in Oregon and nontraditional students or those returning after a considerable break.

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

Career Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: Tampa Bay Times Fund
490 First Avenue S.
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Eligibility: Selection is primarily based on demonstration of unmet financial need, diversity, academic achievement and commitment to a career in journalism.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 20
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.tampabay.com

Chester Burger Scholarship for Excellence in Public Relations
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be entering or current graduate students at a U.S. college or university. They must be majoring in journalism, public relations or a related field. They must have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale and be interested in pursuing a career in corporate public relations. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 9
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume, essay and two recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://prssa.prsa.org/scholarships-and-awards/

Doell Family Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation of North Central Washington
9 S. Wenatchee Avenue
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from a high school in Chelan, Douglas or Okanogan county who demonstrates financial need and plans to major in journalism or a music related field. Selection is based on academic achievement and the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://cfncw.org/aboutourscholarships/

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

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: 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: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Entercom Portland Radio Scholarship
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion
1500 Valley River Drive
Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in Yamhill, Washington, Multnomah or Clackamas County in Oregon or Clark County, Washington. Students must complete the FAFSA. Selection is based on financial need and the overall strength of the application.

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

Fred Walker, Jr. Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: Daviess County Community Foundation
320 East Main Street
P.O. Box 302
Washington, IN 47501
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduates of Washington Catholic High School or Washington High School. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 25
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.daviesscommunityfoundation.org

Gina Auditore Boner 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 provide evidence of participation in extracurricular activities related to advertising, journalism, marketing or graphic design. Students must also demonstrate financial need.

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

Guy P. Gannett Scholarship
Sponsor: Maine Community Foundation
245 Main Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
Eligibility: Students must be graduates of Maine high schools or home-schooled in Maine. Applicants are considered for the award based on their interest in journalism, financial need and academic achievement. They must also continue to demonstrate an interest in journalism in college.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online in January or by contacting the Maine Community Foundation.
Website: http://www.mainecf.org

Harry and Arlene Bohr Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Blackford County Community Foundation
121 N. High Street
Hartford City, IN 47348
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school graduates residing in Blackford County, local students that have completed at least one year of college or nontraditional students.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.blackfordcofoundation.org/scholarships-2/

Joe Holstead Gridiron Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Professional Chapter
Vice President of Scholarships
P.O. Box 3212
Fort Worth, TX 76113
Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a college, university or junior college in Texas and must be preparing for a career in journalism. Students must take at least six academic hours a semester and have a minimum GPA of 2.25 at time of application and for the duration of the award. This scholarship recognizes superior broadcast journalism.

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

John & Elsie Krikorian Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation of the Verdugos
111 East Broadway
Suite 200
Glendale, CA 91205
Eligibility: Applicants must submit an essay describing their career goals. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $500
Deadline: March 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://cfverdugos.org/grants-scholarships/

John D. Graham Scholarship
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate seniors who are enrolled in a journalism or public relations degree program. Selection is based on academic merit, leadership, writing ability, relevant work experience and stated career goals.

Amount: $1,000-$3,000
Deadline: May 9
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume and one recommendation letter are required.
Website: http://prssa.prsa.org/scholarships-and-awards/

Kit C. King Graduate Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: National Press Photographers Association Kit C. King Graduate Scholarship Fund
Kit C. King Graduate Scholarship Fund
120 Hooper Street
Athens, GA 30602-3018
Eligibility: Applicants must provide a portfolio, be pursuing an advanced degree in journalism with an emphasis in photojournalism and demonstrate financial need. Applicants can apply to as many NPPA scholarships as desired, but only one award will be granted per winner.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://nppf.org/nppf-scholarships-grants-and-awards/

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: March 17
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://lahc.org/scholarship-program/

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

Marcia Silverman Minority Student Award
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be of African-American, Latino, Asian, Native American, Pacific Islander or Alaska Native ancestry. They must be rising undergraduate seniors who are majoring in journalism, public relations or a related subject and be planning to pursue a career in public relations. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on academic merit, stated career goals, relevant work experience, writing ability, recommendations and leadership skills.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 9
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume and one recommendation letter are required.
Website: http://prssa.prsa.org/scholarships-and-awards/

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://scholarships.uncf.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/scholarship-program

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: $2,500-$10,000
Deadline: September 8
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.kellencompany.com

NPPF Television News Scholarship
Sponsor: National Press Photographers Foundation Television News Scholarship
120 Hooper Street
Athens, GA 30602-3018
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors or seniors at a four-year college or university, provide a portfolio and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must also have courses in TV news photojournalism and continue in this program towards a bachelor's degree. Applicants can apply to as many NPPA scholarships as desired, but only one award will be granted per winner.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nppa.org

PHD Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, be residents of the ARRL Midwest Division (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska) and be studying journalism, computer science or electronic engineering. Applicants may also be the children of deceased amateur radio operators.

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

Reader's Digest Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
1805 7th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have unmet financial need that is verified by the college or university financial aid office. Students are encouraged to complete the UNCF General Scholarship application to be matched with scholarships for which they meet the criteria. Applicants must submit a published writing sample. Funds may be used for tuition, room and board, books or to repay a federal student loan.

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

Reid Blackburn Scholarship
Sponsor: National Press Photographers Foundation
Blackburn Scholarship
120 Hooper Street
Athens, GA 30602-3018
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one year at a full-time four-year college or university, provide a portfolio, demonstrate financial need and must have courses in photojournalism and have at least half a year of undergraduate study left. Applicants can apply to as many NPPA scholarships as desired, but only one award will be granted per winner.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nppa.org

Ron Culp Scholarship for Mentorship
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) who are in good standing. They must be rising undergraduate seniors who are majoring in journalism, public relations or a related subject at an accredited, four-year postsecondary institution. They must be preparing for careers in public relations and must have mentored others who intend to pursue careers in the field of public relations. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 9
How to apply: Applications are available online. Nomination from someone who is familiar with the applicant's mentoring activities is required.
Website: http://prssa.prsa.org/scholarships-and-awards/

Shirley McKown Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a four-year college or university with at least a 3.0 GPA. They must be college juniors, college seniors or graduate students.

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: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Staley and Beverly McBrayer Gridiron Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Professional Chapter
Vice President of Scholarships
P.O. Box 3212
Fort Worth, TX 76113
Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a college, university or junior college in Texas and must be preparing for a career in journalism. Students must take at least six academic hours a semester and have a minimum GPA of 2.25 at time of application and for the duration of the award. This scholarship recognizes excellence in college student media or interns with a professional news organization.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.spjfw.org

Stephen D. Pisinski Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). They must be rising undergraduate juniors or seniors who are majoring in journalism, public relations or communications. They must have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: May 9
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, resume, two writing samples, an essay and two recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://prssa.prsa.org/scholarships-and-awards/

Still Photographer Scholarship
Sponsor: National Press Photographers Association
Still Photographer Scholarship
120 Hooper Street
Athens, GA 30602-3018
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one year in a full-time four-year college or university with courses in photojournalism, provide a portfolio and demonstrate financial need. Applicants can apply to as many NPPA scholarships as desired, but only one award will be granted per winner.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nppa.org

The Mary H. Craig Memorial Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: Johnson County Community Foundation
P.O. Box 217
Franklin, IN 46131
Eligibility: Applicants must be current students enrolled full-time at Franklin College who are entering their junior or senior year, are majoring in journalism and graduated from an accredited high school in Indiana. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, demonstrate a strong work ethic and illustrate effort toward their academic and life goals. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: February 24
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.jccf.org/apply-for-a-scholarship/

Virginia High School League Charles E. Savedge Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: Virginia High School League Foundation
1642 State Farm Boulevard
Charlottesville, VA 22911
Eligibility: Applicants must be active members of a high school newspaper, yearbook or other publication. Students must be in their senior year and have plans to study journalism in college.

Amount: $500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.vhsl.org/about.scholarships

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: https://www.ffa.org/participate/scholarships