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Washington Media Scholars Foundation - Media Fellows Program

The Washington Media Scholars Foundation recognizes enthusiastic and qualified students by awarding several scholarships each academic year.

These grants support the academic development of undergraduates dedicated to pursuing a career related to the public policy advertising industry.

Open to full-time undergraduate students whose major or minor prepares them for a career in strategic public policy advertising research, management, planning and buying. These include, but are not limited to, mass communications, journalism, marketing (business or mass communications), and political science.


mid July for Fall; early November for Summer

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: Junior, Senior

Graduate: None

Award Type:
Scholarship / Fellowship

Award Period:
Academic Year (Undergraduate)
Summer (Undergraduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Public Policy Advertising, Mass communications, Journalism, Marketing, Political science

Additional Qualifications:
Min 3.0 GPA in major

Last Updated:
July 23, 2018

Last Updated: 9/12/17