Scholarships & Awards

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BRENNA ILANA BERGER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($15,000)-Application Open from March 1 through March 15

A generous contribution has been made by Robert E., Esther S., and Melany W. Berger to establish a scholarship in Brenna Ilana Berger’s memory and honor.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship will be distributed to two male and two female COMM Majors annually. Students must be entering their sophomore, junior or senior year at the University of Arizona. The student may have financial, personal, or physical hardships, but through these hardships they have demonstrated persistence and determination in their academic endeavors. Students must demonstrate a 2.0 GPA  (both overall and in the major) and carry at least 12 units each semester. The scholarship is renewable, but the student holding the scholarship must apply annually and continue to meet the specifications of the scholarship.

To apply for this on Scholarship Universe, click here: https://scholarshipuniverse.arizona.edu/suha/Scholarships/Details/6540

 

MARCY FINERMAN LEWIS SCHOLARSHIP ($1200 plus – amount varies year to year)-Application Open from March 1 through March 15

A generous contribution has been made by Sandra R. Fox, through the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix, to establish a scholarship in Marcy Finerman-Lewis’s memory and honor.

ELIGIBILITY: This Scholarship will be distributed to a COMM Major annually. The student must be entering their senior year in fall semester and demonstrate a minimum 3.0 GPA, both overall and in the major. The student must be registered for at least 12 units, demonstrate financial need, communicate in an essay why they feel they should receive this scholarship including what their career aspirations are after graduating. They must also provide one letter of recommendation from a UA Communication instructor.

To apply for this on Scholarship Universe, click here: https://scholarshipuniverse.arizona.edu/suha/Scholarships/Details/6541

 

DAVID A. WILLIAMS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP ($1200 plus – amount varies year to year)-Application Open from March 1 through March 15

A generous contribution has been made to establish a scholarship in honor of Communication Professor Emeritus, David A. Williams.

ELIGIBILITY: This Scholarship will be distributed to a COMM Major annually. The student must be entering their senior year in fall semester and demonstrate a minimum 3.0 GPA, both overall and in the major. The student must be registered for at least 12 units and evidence financial need.

To apply for this on Scholarship Universe, click here: https://scholarshipuniverse.arizona.edu/suha/Scholarships/Details/6564

 

KATHRYN ANNE GOVERNAL AWARD FOR PERSEVERANCE ($200)

This scholarship award is very unique in that it is awarded to those who demonstrate the most ability to persevere AND graduate while overcoming personal, economic, physical, emotional and/or educational obstacles throughout their UA  career.  This award is NOT based on GPA.  Deadline: March 15th.  If the deadline falls on a Saturday or Sunday, we will accept applications until 3pm on the following Monday.

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