School to Award $20,000 in Scholarships

The School of Communication Studies is seeking applicants for nearly $20,000 in scholarships which will be awarded in late April at the school-wide Scholarships & Awards Reception. A mix of awards is available for communication studies undergraduate and graduate students, including communication studies-focused Ph.D., students. 

To apply for one or more of the COMM scholarships, visit Students must log in using their FlashLine credentials to complete the scholarship application. All online applications are due by Friday, March 2, 2018. 

Now is your chance to apply for a 2018-2019 COMM scholarship.

COMM Scholarship Application for Current Students

Before submitting the application and uploading supporting documentation, students should review the individual eligibility criteria. All scholarships must include:
•    Completed application form;
•    GPA as of the previous semester; and
•    Two (2) names faculty members who can serve as references, if necessary.

Scholarship names and award amounts for the 2018-2019 year are listed below.  


Arnold And Dorothy Danes Book Scholarship
•    Award amount: $200 

Michael Dubetz Endowed Scholarship
•    Award amount: $500

The Feezel Family Scholarship for Global Students
•    Award amount: Two (2) at $1,000 each 

Garmon-Murvay Scholarship
•    Award amount: $500 

Nancy E. Mitchell Endowed Scholarship 
•    Award amount: $1,000 


Rebecca & Alan Rubin Endowed Scholarship
•    Award amount: $2,500

School of Communication Studies Memorial Scholarship
•    Award amount: Two (2) at $1,500 each

School of Communication Studies Scholarship
•    Award amount: Two (2) at $2,000 each


Dr. D. Ray and Susanne E. Heisey Endowed International Scholarship Fund
•   Award amount: $2,000

Dr. Dominic A. Infante Communication Scholarship
•   Award amount: $2,000

A committee of faculty members and others appointed by the school director will choose the honorees, who will be notified of their awards in early April. Recipients will be recognized at the school's Scholarships & Awards Reception on Friday, April 20, 2018

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POSTED: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 9:45am
UPDATED: Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:28pm