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List of scholarships for Advertising and public relations majors

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Competitive scholarships from corporations and nonprofits
Award Name Amount Deadline
Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship $15,000 April 10, 2018
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals $ - December 1, 2017
Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship $60,000 December 15, 2017
SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund $5,000 March 1, 2018
JSU Alabama Power Scholarship $ - March 1, 2018
Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund $2,000 March 1, 2018
WGA Mary Macey Scholarship $1,500 June 15, 2017
NDS DMI Education & Communications Scholarship $1,500 April 15, 2017
ACF American Advertising Federation-NM Scholarship $ - June 3, 2017
AAF Seattle Silver Medal Scholarship $1,500 July 20, 2017

Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship

Amount: $15,000
Deadline: April 10, 2018
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

The Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education was created under the Will of Evalee C. Schwarz to provide interest-free loans to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate exceptional academic performance and significant financial need.

Eligibility:- Be a U.S. citizen at the time of application- Qualify for financial need in the form of government grants. Applicants must have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $5,815 or less as it appears on their FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR)- Be enrolled in a school in the state in which the student resides *possible exceptions apply- Standardized test scores must be in the top 15% of nation-wide- Must not be seeking a law degree For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

Amount: $ -
Deadline: December 1, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

CBYX for Young Professionals is a yearlong fellowship, funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress through the U.S. Department of State. The program annually gives 75 American young professionals the opportunity to study, work, and live with a host in Germany. The CBYX program consists of three phases: two months of German language school; four months of classes in your career field at a university, technical school, or professional school; and a five-month internship in your career field. Participants are placed throughout Germany. CBYX is primarily designed for participants in business, engineering, technical, vocational, and agricultural fields, though applicants in all fields are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility:-Have U.S. citizenship or permanent residence-Be between 18 and 24 years of age at the start of the program-Possess a high school diploma-Exhibit clear career goals and some relevant experience in their career field (experience can be work, internship, or volunteer)-Have a strong interest in German and international affairs, as well as a strong sense of American identity: be flexible, independent, and diplomaticFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship

Amount: $60,000
Deadline: December 15, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarships are open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who will graduate or have graduated from high school in one of the following Middle Tennessee counties: Bedford, Cannon, Cheatham, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, Dekalb, Dickson, Fentress, Franklin, Giles, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marshall, Maury, Montgomery, Moore, Overton, Perry, Pickett, Putnam, Robertson, Rutherford, Smith, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Van Buren, Warren, Wayne, White, Williamson and Wilson.

Scarlett Family Foundation scholarships are open to middle Tennessee high school seniors, who will graduate or obtain a GED prior to June 1st and to college freshman, sophomores and juniors. Eligibility:-Must demonstrate financial need-Must be planning to pursue a business degree at a four-year, not-for-profit college-Have a minimum GPA of 2.5-Pursuing a business or STEM approved degree at a 4 year, non-profit college or university -Planning to enroll full-time in the fallFor more information and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

College is expensive. SEMA can help. The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund is dedicated to fostering the next generation of automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators. Scholarship awards range from $2,000-$3,000, with $5,000 going to the top student. Assistance is available for career paths in the automotive industry in:

-Accounting-Engineering-Race Car Driver/Crew-Administration-Information Technology-Sales/Marketing-Advertising-Business-Manufacturing-Technician-Design/Graphics-Photography/Journalism -TransportationFor students attending Ohio Technical College (OTC): a full-year of tuition, valued up to $29,400, will be awarded to one student. Eligibility:-If currently attending a four-year accredited university or college you must have completed a minimum of 50 credit hours OR-If currently attending a two-year accredited community college or vocational/technical program you must have completed a minimum of 25 credit hours OR-If currently attending an accredited automotive training certification program, you must have half of total curriculum requirements/classroom hours completed-If pursuing a master's, post-baccalaureate or doctorate degree, provide proof of acceptance or proof of enrollment in a graduate program -U.S. citizenship is required and high school students are not eligible to apply. Students must have a 2.5 GPA and be pursuing studies that lead to a career in the automotive industry-Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA-Be pursuing studies leading to a career in the automotive industry or related field-Remain enrolled as a full-time student in the first academic term following receipt of the awardFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

JSU Alabama Power Scholarship

Amount: $ -
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

Established by the Alabama Power Foundation for deserving students enrolled in the College of Commerce and Business Administration. The JSU Alabama Alabama Power Scholarship is open to Alabama residents who plan to attend Jacksonville State University. Applicant must major in business related area. Fpr full details and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Eligibility:-Full-time students demonstrating academic achievement -Must be an Alabama resident-For students enrolled in the college of commerce and business administration

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

Founded in 1949, the Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship is available to graduating seniors from public high schools in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties in Washington state. Application forms are only available through these high schools and candidates for the scholarship are nominated by their school each year. Awards range from $500 to $2,000 a year, and scholarships are renewable for four (4) years of college in the state of Washington. Approximately 35-40 awards are made each year depending on funds available for new awards and renewal awards.

Eligibility:-Be a graduating senior from a public high school in the county of King, Pierce or Snohomish in the state of Washington in the year of appointment-Be a United States citizen-Plan to attend a college in the state of Washington on a full-time basisMusic, sculpture, drawing, interior decorating or domestic science are not accepted as major subject courses.For more information and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

WGA Mary Macey Scholarship

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 15, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

The Women Grocers of America (WGA) is pleased to assist the National Grocers Association (NGA) in its pursuit to recruit and retain the next generation of quality managers and entrepreneurs. We offer academic scholarships worth $1,500 each to students who intend to pursue a career in the independent sector of the grocery industry.

Eligibility:-Independent grocery retailers and wholesalers, their employees and families, including WGA and NGA members, are eligible to apply-Applicants must attend a U.S. college or university-Have a 2.0 GPA or better-Must be entering sophomores or continuing students in good standing in a two-year, associate degree-granting institution or four-year, bachelor degree-granting institution or graduate program-Applicants must currently work in the independent grocery industrySubmission materials:-A completed application-A personal statement explaining why you merit the Mary Macey Scholarship. Tell us about scholastic achievements, leadership awards, extracurricular activities, personal stories, as well as your intent to pursue a career in the independent grocery sector-A letter of recommendation from a sponsor in the grocery industry endorsing your intent to pursue a career in the industry-A college/university transcriptFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

NDS DMI Education & Communications Scholarship

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: April 15, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

These scholarships are provided to encourage undergraduate sophomores and junior students to pursue education or communication careers in dairy or food related industries. Major areas can include: Education, Social Media & Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Food Science, Nutrition (Human), and Journalism. Scholarships are based on leadership, experience, academic ability and interests in education or communications. Co-sponsored with Dairy Management Inc.

Students can only receive the NDS/DMI Education & Communication scholarship only once. \The applicant must have at least a cumulative 2.5 GPA.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

ACF American Advertising Federation-NM Scholarship

Amount: $ -
Deadline: June 3, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

The American Advertising Federation-New Mexico (AAF-NM) Scholarship Fund has been established to provide scholarships to deserving men and women who intend to enter the advertising profession.

Eligibility:-Be New Mexico residents enrolled full-time at a 4-year New Mexico public or non-profit college/university as a junior or senior in one of the following majors: -Business (with a marketing emphasis) -Journalism (with an advertising emphasis) -Strategic Communications -Advertising and Marketing -Graphic Design, Fine Art, Photography, or Illustration with a focus in advertising or public relations-Minimum 3.0 GPA-Have at least one semester left of undergraduate study after the scholarship is awarded

AAF Seattle Silver Medal Scholarship

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: July 20, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

The AAF Seattle Silver Medal Scholarship will be awarded to one deserving full-time post-high school student who is pursuing a course of study in advertising, marketing or a related field. It is a one-time award of $1,500, payable to the scholarship recipient, to be used for education expenses during the upcoming academic year.

To be eligible, the applicant must be a legal resident of Washington State and must be a current full-time student entering his/her second, third or fourth year of study at an accredited school, college or university in Washington State.Selection criteria will include academic accomplishments, short essay submissions, letters of recommendation, extracurricular activities and awards and honors.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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