Advertising and Public Relations Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship
This scholarship seeks to increase diversity and inclusion in the fields of advertising and public relations by providing scholarships to eligible undergraduate students at the University of Georgia who exhibit dedication to diversity through experience, initiative and creativity. Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded: one for an Advertising major and one for a Public Relations major.
Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled full-time at the University of Georgia (12 hours) at the time the award becomes effective. The student must have been accepted to the Advertising or Public Relations major in the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Additionally, students must also satisfy at least two of the following conditions: (1) have a history of overcoming unique challenges; (2) be a first generation college student; (3) be a member of an underrepresented minority or ethnic group; (4)be a member of a low income family; (5) reside in a rural or inner-city location.
To be considered for the scholarship, please complete the form submit the following in this form:
- Diversity Statement. Your statement should not exceed one page and it should speak to your contribution to increasing diversity in the fields of advertising and public relations.
- Letter of recommendation. Your letter should speak to your experience increasing diversity and inclusion while being a college student.
- Resume. This should include advertising and public relations related experiences and activities, leadership and volunteer experiences, as well as technical skills.
Duration of Award:
APPLICATIONS FOR THE ADPR SCHOLARSHIP FOR 2022-2023 WILL OPEN
IN JUNE 2022.