2017 The Association for Women in Communications, Springfield Chapter, Communications Scholarship Fund

Deadline: March 01 2017 at 11:59 PM CST (Midnight)


Scholarship for students majoring in communications, journalism, public relations or related fields such as marketing, design, videography, photography, etc., that are from central Illinois or attend a College or University in Central Illinois.


1 - Open to college Juniors, Seniors or graduate students as of Fall 2016 registration.
2 - Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
3 - Demonstrate a commitment to a professional career in communications through educational work.
4 - Demonstrate service to the communications field through extracurricular or job activities.
5 - Submit two references and their contact information. One of which is from an instructor of a communications-related course that the applicant is currently enrolled in or has completed.
6 - Submit an essay not to exceed 500 words (see below for essay question).
7 - Submit at least 3 work examples/links to work examples.
8 - Submit an official college transcript.

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