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A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

Almost everyone needs financial support to attend college, so scholarships and other financial assistance are very important. There are three pools of scholarship money for students studying journalism and mass communications. One is from the university at large; another is from the A.Q. Miller School itself; and a third comes from outside sources. 

A.Q. Miller School Scholarships - 2019 COMING SOON

Last year, we awarded over $150,000 to students majoring in journalism and mass communications. Check back for the 2019-2020 school year application.

All-University First Year Student Scholarships

This section gives information specifically for first-year student scholarships (freshmen and transfer students). 

The submission deadline is November 1, 2018. We award both merit-based and need-based scholarships. To be considered for the need-based scholarships, make sure you complete your FAFSA by November 1.

You apply for JMC Scholarships by checking a box on the all-university scholarship. We will let you know if you have received a scholarship by the first part of December. In addition, please see other important deadlines listed on the Admissions Office website.

Curious what the box looks like? Here is the example:







Current and Returning Student Scholarships

 Important Deadlines: Complete the all-university application online and apply for any K-State scholarships for which you may be eligible. Submission deadline for JMC-specific scholarships is February 1, 2018. You will submit an application and portfolio on OrgSync. Portfolio submission guidelines will be posted in late fall.


List of Available JMC Scholarships and Criteria

Diversity Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship FAQs


If you have questions about the JMC scholarship process, please email Kylie Kinley.