College of Liberal and Fine Arts

Communication Scholarships

Please obtain scholarship applications from the department office or website (if available) and return completed copies to:

Main Building (MB)
Room 2.312
(210) 458-5990
Undergraduate Scholarships
Graduate Scholarships

David Bowen Memorial Endowment For Study In Europe - Spring 2018

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    • Undergraduate
    • COLFA Major
    • Register with the Office of International Programs
    • Travel experience must be at least two weeks in duration
  • Application Requirements

    • Application
    • Proof of registration with the UTSA Office of International Programs
    • Copies of travel program information and applications (as applicable)
    • Letter of recommendation (UTSA faculty member)
    • Completed Budget Section of Application
  • Go to Application →

Ernest And Aimee Bromley Endowed Presidential Scholarship In The Liberal Arts

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    https://utsa.academicworks.com/opportunities/4030

    • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student with a declared a major in the College of Liberal and Fine Arts

    • Recipient must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours and actively pursuing a degree in Liberal Arts in the College. An exception to full-time enrollment may be granted by the Dean on a case-by-case basis when the student is not required to take a full course load to graduate, provided the student is enrolled in a minimum of six credits hours.

    • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

    **Art and Art History and Music majors are not eligible for this scholarship**

  • Application Requirements

    Completed application

  • Go to Application →

Hewitt Family Annual Scholarship in COLFA

  • Award: $1,000

  • Eligibility

    https://utsa.academicworks.com/opportunities/4018

     

    • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student with a declared major in the College of Liberal and Fine Arts

    • Must be enrolled full-time status (minimum of 12 semester credit hours for undergraduates and 6 semester credit hours for graduate students)

    • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

    • Recipients must have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours and must demonstrate leadership capabilities in their school and community through volunteer efforts

  • Application Requirements

    • Completed application
    • Brief essay
    • Letter of recommendation from a UTSA faculty members (transfer students may use faculty from previously attended college or university)
  • Go to Application →

John S. Jockusch Endowed Scholarship In The Liberal Arts

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    https://utsa.academicworks.com/opportunities/4023

    • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student with a declared major in a liberal arts discipline within COLFA. Current liberal arts undergraduate majors in COLFA are: American Studies, Anthropology, Communication, English, French, German, History, Humanities, Philosophy, Classical Studies, Geography, Political Science, and Spanish.

    **Art and Art History and music majors are not eligible for this scholarship.**

  • Application Requirements

    • Completed application
    • Brief essay about why you have chosen your major and your plans after graduation 
    • A letter of recommendation from a UTSA faculty member (newly admitted graduate students can provide a letter from a faculty member at a previously attended college)
  • Go to Application →

Kangaroo Court Restaurants of Texas, Inc. Annual Scholarship in Liberal Arts

  • Award: 1 Award of $2000

  • Eligibility

    https://utsa.academicworks.com/opportunities/4025

     

    • Students must be an undergraduate or graduate student with a major or concentration in the College of Liberal and Fine Arts. *Preference will be given to students with a major in Geography

    • Must have and maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA

    • Must be enrolled on a full-time basis, 12 hours for undergraduate and 9 hours for graduate

  • Application Requirements

    • Completed application
    • Brief essay about why you have chosen your major and your plans after your graduation
    • A letter of recommendation from a UTSA faculty members (transfer students may use faculty from previously attended college or university and incoming freshman may use a high school faculty member)
  • Go to Application →

Kenneth Alan Hovey Endowed Memorial Scholarship

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    • Undergraduate or Graduate Student
    • Major in Humanities, Philosophy & Classics, or English
    • Completed at least 60 hours (undergraduate)
    • Enrolled full-time (12 hours undergraduate and 9 hours graduate)
    • 3.0 GPA (undergraduate) and 3.5 GPA (graduate)
  • Application Requirements

    • Online Application
    • Must demonstrate strong writing skills in two-page writing sample (topic varies each year)
  • Go to Application →

Mary Pat & Louis H. Stumberg Endowed Scholarship for Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    Scholarship applications must be submitted by March 14, 2021.

     

    Mary Pat and Louis H. Stumberg Endowed Scholarship for Interdisciplinary Studies in the Arts and Sciences

    https://utsa.academicworks.com/opportunities/4032

     

    This scholarship is intended to assist outstanding undergraduate or graduate students who have declared a major in one of the following majors:

    • all disciplines in the College of Engineering

    • all disciplines in the College of Sciences

    • Anthropology

    • Communication

    • Psychology

    • Sociology

    • Other social and behavioral science disciplines

     

    Or

    • Undergraduate students who are declared music majors with a declared minor or major in one of the above disciplines

     

    Or

    • Graduate music majors with a secondary research focus in one of the above disciplines

     

    Or

    • Graduate students who are declared majors in one of the above disciplines with a secondary research focus in music

  • Application Requirements

    • Completed online application form.
    • Brief essay (no less than 200 words) explaining the importance of music or creative writing in your intellectual and personal life. For graduate students, the essay should include an explanation of your research areas of focus. Please attach the essay to this application with name and Banner ID stated at the top.
  • Go to Application →

The San Antonio Express-News Scholarship Fund

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    • Enrolled on a full-time basis (12 hours) and pursuing a degree in Communication.
    • Interest in purusing a career in print journalism
    • Completed at least 60 credit hours
    • 3.0 GPA
    • Preference will be given to underrepresented groups among equally qualified applicants
    • Resident of Bexar County, Texas or other counties in the South Texas region
  • Application Requirements

SMPS Striving for Excellence in Communication Scholarship

  • Award: Amount and number of awards dependent upon donor funding

  • Eligibility

    • Major in Communication
    • Enrolled full-time Undergraduate (12 hrs) and Graduate (9 hrs)
    • 3.0 GPA
    • Must be an official member of the UTSA chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services
    • Preference given to applicants with an interest in pursuing a profession in Marketing, Communication, PR, Sales or Business Development
  • Application Requirements

William V. Mastoris Endowed Scholarship Fund

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    • Undergraduate, pursuing a degree in humanities* at UTSA
      • American studies
      • Anthropology
      • Communication
      • English
      • French
      • German
      • History
      • Humanities
      • Philosophy
      • Classical studies
      • Geography
      • Political science
      • Psychology
      • Sociology
      • Spanish 
    • Resident of Bexar County, Texas
    • Enrolled full-time (12 hours)
    • Top 50% of their high school graduation class and 2.5 GPA
    • 2.5 GPA in current university course work

    *Art, Art history, and Music majors are not eligible for this scholarship.

  • Application Requirements

    • Complete application
    • Proof of high school graduation rank
  • Go to Application →

Yolanda M. And Robert J. Crittenden Endowed Scholarship In Communication

  • Award: Amount and number of awards vary depending on endowment distributions

  • Eligibility

    • Undergraduate Communication major
    • Completed 60 credit hours
    • Enrolled full-time (12 hours)
    • 3.0 GPA
    • Demonstrate financial need
    • Graduate of High School from one of the following counties: Atascosa, Bexar, Dimmit, Goliad, Gonzales, Karnes, Maverick, Real, Uvalde, Val Verde, Webb, and Zavala
  • Application Requirements

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