Announcing: The 2016 AAF Dallas Foundation Scholarship of Communities Foundation of Texas for current college sophomores, juniors and entering graduate school students (in Fall 2016) in the field of Communications.
The AAF Dallas Foundation Scholarship provides one-year scholarships for up to $6,000 to current college students with average academic achievement and financial need working towards a bachelors or masters degree in the field of Communications, including Advertising, Marketing, Radio/TV/Film, Journalism, Graphic Design or related fields.
Only students classified as either a sophomore or junior in college, or working towards a masters degree are eligible to apply. Students must also have minimum 3.0 GPA and attend a collegiate institution in Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Grayson, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Rockwall and Tarrant counties.
Selection criteria includes school and community participation, demonstrated leadership potential, essay response, letters of recommendation and financial need.
Applicants are required to complete an essay and encouraged to submit an explanation of financial need. Applicants must also submit at least two letters of recommendation.
Application Deadline: February 15, 2016
To apply: Go to https://cftexas.academicworks.com/ and click on “Sign up” at the top right of the page to create your login and password. Complete the General Application, then select your scholarship from the list and answer the additional questions indicated. Apply for any of the other scholarships listed that you might be eligible for, as well!
For more information: Contact Abigail Hazlett at Communities Foundation of Texas at firstname.lastname@example.org