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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

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/

Gary Yoshimura Scholarship
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be PRSSA members with a minimum 3.0 GPA in the pursuit of higher education in the public relations field. Applicants must submit an essay on personal or professional challenges and a statement on financial need.

Amount: $2,400
Deadline: May 26
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://prssa.prsa.org/scholarships-and-awards/

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

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/

LAGRANT Scholarship Program
Sponsor: LAGRANT Foundation
600 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1520
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American/Black, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino or Native American/Alaskan Native. Students must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, AB-540 students or DACA recipients. Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited four-year institution in the U.S. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students must submit an essay with their application.

Amount: $2,000-$3,250
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.lagrantfoundation.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/

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

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/

Ultimate Promotion Scholarship
Sponsor: Slant Marketing
150 N. Wacker Drive
Suite 1220
Chicago, IL 60606
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and a college undergraduate to apply. Students must be pursuing a degree in marketing, advertising, public relations and/or business administration. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Students will need to imagine and submit an essay describing a promotion to be put on by one of their favorite brands explaining the underlying strategic value of their idea. A minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: August 1
How to apply: Applications must be emailed and include a full cover page with name, full contact details and the name of your college or university.
Website: http://www.slantmarketing.com