Each year, the Hubbard School of Journalism & Mass Communication awards more than 100 scholarships worth nearly $300,000 to HSJMC undergraduate majors and premajors. These scholarships are awarded based upon academic performance; potential for a career in Journalism or Strategic Communication; and, in some instances, financial need.
How do I qualify?
If you are a SJMC major and you are enrolled full-time, you may apply for an HSJMC scholarship. Awards are for the following academic year and range from $500 to $6,500. There are also specific scholarships available if you are a first-year student and you plan on pursuing a major in the HSJMC.
How do I apply for a HSJMC scholarship?
The HSJMC Scholarship application is available to majors in January for the following academic year. This one application allows students to be considered for all HSJMC scholarships.
The deadline for the 2017-2018 academic year scholarships has passed. Please check back in December 2017 for the 2018-2019 academic year scholarship application.
Other Scholarship Opportunities
- College of Liberal Arts Scholarships
- U of M Scholarship Search Tool
- Non U of M Scholarships
- Office of Student Finance
Hearst Journalism Awards
Undergraduate Research Funds Grant Application
The SJMC is pleased to provide undergraduate students an opportunity to apply for Undergraduate Research funds. Undergraduate Research grants are designed to help support academic research projects with a priority placed on requests for Honors thesis and Honors project research. For more information about undergraduate research funds and to submit a grant application, visit the Undergraduate Research Funds Grant Application page.