COMM Scholarships

Each year the Department of Communication offers scholarships dedicated to COMM majors.

  • Adolph S. Ochs Scholarship -Awarded to a junior or senior majoring in communication who plans to pursue a career in print journalism; overall and major GPA 3.0; minimum of two semesters remaining before graduation.
  • WRCB-TV / Sarkes Tarzian Scholarship - Awarded to a junior or senior majoring in communication who plans to pursue a career in television broadcasting; overall and major GPA 3.0; minimum of two semesters remaining before graduation.
  • Ralph & Donna Damon Dawn Scholarship - Awarded to a student majoring in communication with demonstrated successful academic performance and/or financial need, overall and major GPA 3.0; minimum of two semesters remaining before graduation.
  • Osovsky Family Scholarship - Awarded to a student pursuing a major in communication with a demonstrated financial need, overall and major GPA 3.0; minimum of two semesters remaining before graduation.
  • Van Henderson Journalism and Mass Communication Scholarship-Awarded to junior or senior year majoring in communication who are working towards a career in newspaper or magazine journalism and who have demonstrated successful academic performance and/or financial need; overall and major GPA 3.0; minimum of two semesters remaining before graduation.

Use the links above to learn more about the scholarships and to apply for consideration. Students may apply for more than one scholarship. The deadline for scholarship applications is announced each spring. Applications and accompanying documents should be turned in to the administrative assistant in Frist 309.