Journalism and Media Studies has awarded scholarships ranging from $500 to $2,500, totaling more than $15,000 in scholarship money each year. We are grateful for our donors and the scholarship opportunities that are available for our students.
Full-time status during the 2021–2022 academic year:
Full-time undergraduate is defined as 12 or more credits.
Full-time graduate status is defined as 9 or more credits.
Teaching and graduate assistants need 6 credits per semester.
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
There are specific eligibility requirements for some scholarships.
Please make note in your statement of goals if you:
Are a single parent.
Are returning to school after an extended period.
Must work full time while taking classes.
Are the first in your family to attend college.
Value of Scholarships
See how scholarships help our grads reach their goals.
Before completing the online application form, you will need to:
Download an unofficial transcript from MyUNLV
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