Scholarships & Opportunities

Short Description Qualifiers Track
Interpublic Group Scholarship and Internship Annually based on academic excellence, need and involvement in the field of communications. Awarded to an ethnically diverse college junior and interested in advertising or PR. Undergraduate, Multicultural
IRTS Summer Fellowship Program The Summer Fellowship Program, the most notable student out-reach effort of IRTS, teaches up-and-coming communicators the realities of the business world through an expense-paid fellowship, which includes practical experience and career-planning advice. Undergraduate, Graduate student
Jack G. Shaheen Mass Communications Scholarships To honor Arab American students who excel in media studies . (Awards total $1,000.) College students majoring in journalism, radio, television, and/or film, and who are juniors, seniors, or in graduate school. Short essay, recommendation letters required. Undergraduate, Multicultural, Graduate student
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation’s top community college students to complete their bachelor’s degrees by transferring to a four-year college or university. Undergraduate
James Alan Cox Foundation for Student Photojournalists Aims to provide financial and equipment support to student photographers. Students must have completed at least one year at a recognized college, and have taken courses in photography or photojournalism. Undergraduate News and Information
Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund Three to five available scholarships at $2,500 for Topeka residents. A high school senior, US citizen or permanent resident. GPA of 3.0 or higher. Demonstrated leadership, parents income does not exceed $100K. Undergraduate, GPA minimum
JEA National High School Journalist of the Year Winning portfolios from the state High School Journalist of the Year competitions are sent to the national level. Judgining and winners announced at the JEA/NSPA Spring National HS Journalism Convention. Undergraduate, GPA minimum News and Information
Jellison Benevolent Society, Inc., Scholarships Provides awards to students on an individual basis, as decided by the submission of a formal application and decision by the Board of Trustees at semi-annual meetings in July and December of each year. Undergraduate
Kansas Board of Regents Scholarships - Ethnic Minority Scholarship The Kansas Ethnic Minority Scholarship program is designed to assist financially needy, academically competitive students. Members of any of the following ethnic/racial groups: African American; American Indian or Alaskan Native; Asian or Pacific Islander; or Hispanic. Undergraduate, Multicultural
Kansas Board of Regents Scholarships - Kansas State Scholarship The Kansas State Scholarship is designed to assist financially needy students. Rank in the top 20-40% of Kansas high school graduates who are designated as state scholars during the senior year of high school. Undergraduate