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FOR CURRENT STUDENTS, THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIPS IS MARCH 1

FOR PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS, THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIPS IS DECEMBER 15


Application Process


To apply for C&IS scholarships, students should log in to their MyBama account and choose the “Admissions/Scholarship” tab. The scholarship application located here serves as a single application for all of the scholarships available within C&IS. By submitting this application you will be considered for all college and department scholarships for which you are eligible.


Scholarships


Alabama Power Company Foundation Endowed Scholarships

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: Each year
Eligibility: Outstanding full-time communication pre-major or major (freshman through junior year); legal resident of Alabama.

Mel Allen Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: Several each year
Eligibility: Outstanding entering freshman student enrolled full-time in the College of Communication and Information Sciences

Capstone Communication Society Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: Two or three each year
Eligibility: Outstanding full-time communication pre-major or major (freshman through junior year)

Frank Deaver Endowed Scholarship for International Communication

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: One each year
Eligibility: Undergraduate students, including international students, pursuing a degree and career in international media in the College of Communication and Information Sciences

Decatur Daily Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $2,500 annually
Availability: One or two each year
Eligibility: Outstanding communication majors who possess leadership skills and have a 3.5 GPA

Oliver H. Delchamps Jr. Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: Several each year
Eligibility: Outstanding full-time communication pre-major or major (freshman or graduate student)

James T. and Joanne Lynaugh Endowed Minority Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: One each year
Eligibility: Outstanding minority student majoring in communication; freshman, sophomore, or junior enrolled full-time; priority to creative media major

Jeremy Lee Helton Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: One or more each year
Eligibility: Priority of consideration is given to incoming freshmen enrolled full-time at The University of Alabama who graduated from Pelham High School, with additional preference given to those students enrolled in the College of Communication and Information Sciences.

Everett Hughes Holle Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,500 annually
Availability: One or two per year
Eligibility: Outstanding full time rising junior or senior communication majors who are Alabama residents, based on academic achievement, leadership and service; 3.0 or higher GPA, with demonstrated financial need.

Landa Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,500 annually
Availability: One or two per year
Eligibility: Priority of consideration is given to rising juniors and seniors in the College of Communication and Information Sciences who possess a 3.0 or higher grade point average on a 4.0 scale and are residents of the State of Alabama, with preference for students graduating from high schools in Jefferson or Montgomery counties.

Ione Hendrick Roche Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: Several each year
Eligibility: Minority woman who intends to pursue a degree in the College of Communication and Information Sciences

Chester R. Simmons Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: Several each year
Eligibility: Priority of consideration is given to students with majors in the College of Communication and Information Sciences.

Kelly Sisk Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Amount: Approximately $1,000 annually
Availability: Ten each year
Eligibility: Outstanding full-time communication pre-major or major (freshman through junior year); priority to freshman student