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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

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/

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

Catherine Jean MacDonald Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Bay Area Community Foundation
Pere Marquette Depot
1000 Adams Street
Ste. 200
Bay City, MI 48708
Eligibility: Applicants must submit a FAFSA proving financial need and demonstrate an dedication to obtain a degree in fine arts especially public TV or radio. Students must submit two letters of recommendation, a current transcript, a personal essay and an acceptable portrait photo as a JPEG or PNG along with their application.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.bayfoundation.org

Charles and Lucille Family Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships
Sponsor: Charles and Lucille King Family Foundation
366 Madison Avenue
10th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate juniors or seniors and demonstrate academic ability, financial need and professional potential. Applicants must also major in film and television. Applicants must submit applications, personal statements, three recommendation letters and transcripts.

Amount: Up to $3,500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request between September 1 and April 1.
Website: http://www.kingfoundation.org

Daryl and Patricia Swenson 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 at least half-time at a public or nonprofit college or university. Students must be planning to major in broadcast communications or radio broadcasting. Applicants must also have been actively involved with KBPS Radio. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

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

E. Lanier (Lanny) Finch Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgia Association of Broadcasters Inc.
6 West Druid Hills Drive NE
Suite 330
Atlanta, GA 30329
Eligibility: Applicants must be Georgia residents and full-time students at an accredited college or university. Students must be rising juniors or seniors pursuing degrees in some aspect of the broadcasting industry. Selection is based on scholastic records, extracurricular activities, community involvement and leadership potential.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and answers to essay questions are required.
Website: http://gab.org/tag/scholarship/

Entercom Portland 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

Eugene Area Radio Stations Broadcast Scholarship
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion
1500 Valley River Drive
Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in Benton, Coos, Deschutes, Douglas, Lane, Lincoln or Linn County. Students must enroll at least half-time; have a grade point average of at least 2.5; and submit the names, email addresses, physical addresses and phone numbers of two references. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

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

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 Barfield KBA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Kentucky Broadcasters Association
101 Enterprise Drive
Frankfort, KY 40601
Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a college or university in Kentucky and major or plan to major in broadcasting or telecommunications. Preference is given to second semester sophomores, and funds are awarded in the junior year and renewable for the senior year. Applicants should have a minimum 3.0 GPA, although some consideration will be given to those with lower who have exceptional credentials otherwise.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 24
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, essay, list of extracurricular activities and letter of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.kba.org

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

KAB Broadcast Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Kansas Association of Broadcasters
Scholarship Committee
214 SW 6th Avenue
Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66603
Eligibility: Applicants must be Kansas residents and be attending a Kansas college or university the fall semester after application. Those attending four-year institutions must be entering the junior or senior year, and those attending two-year institutions must be entering their sophomore year. Students must enroll in a broadcast or related curriculum for at least 12 hours. A GPA of 2.5 or greater is required.

Amount: Up to $16,000
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay and up to three letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.kab.net/Programs/StudentServices/

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

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

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

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

Texas Broadcast Education Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Texas Association of Broadcasters
502 E. 11th Street
Suite 200
Austin, TX 78701
Eligibility: Applicants must be TAB student members or attend a TAB member college or university. All eligible applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and enroll full-time in a program that emphasizes radio or television broadcasting or communications at a college or university in Texas.

Amount: $2,000-$5,000
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form is required.
Website: http://www.tab.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

WJZ-TV Jerry Turner Broadcast Scholarship
Sponsor: Baltimore Community Foundation
2 E. Read Street
9th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from a Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Anne Arundel County, Carroll County or Howard County public high school who plan on attending an accredited four year college. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,250
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.bcf.org