Bill King College Scholarship

This scholarship has been established in memory of Bill King, long-time legendary Bay Area Sports Announcer. The purpose of this scholarship is to support a student who plans to pursue a career in journalism or broadcasting.

The Oakland Athletics Community Fund will award one scholarship to an undergraduate college student that is majoring in journalism or broadcasting; the scholarship will be given for the 2018-2019 school year. This $5,000 scholarship is intended for qualified tuition or required expenses such as fees, books, supplies and equipment for courses of instruction at a qualified educational institution.

Applications must be postmarked no later than August 1, 2018.

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San Francisco Public Relations Round Table

Every year the San Francisco Public Relations Round Table awards scholarships to a select group of students in the public relations, communications, journalism, marketing and allied academic fields who have shown a strong interest and involvement in public relations beyond the classroom. We are particularly interested in rewarding students who are using their public relations, writing and social media skills to benefit the public and worthy causes. If you have any questions regarding this application and the process, please email SCHOLARSHIPS@SFPRRT.ORG You can also learn more about the SFPRRT scholarships here. Click here to apply.

BEA Scholarships

BEA is the professional development association for professors, industry professionals and students involved in teaching and research related to radio, television, and other electronic media. BEA administers scholarships annually, to honor broadcasters and the electronic media profession. The BEA Two Year Award is for study at member schools offering only freshman and sophomore instruction, or for use at a four-year member school by a graduate of a BEA two-year campus. All other scholarships are awarded to juniors, seniors and graduate students attending BEA Member institutions. All scholarships must be applied to study at a campus where at least one department is a BEA institutional member. The applicant should be able to show substantial evidence of superior academic performance and potential to be an outstanding electronic media professional. There should be compelling evidence that the applicant possesses high integrity and a well-articulated sense of personal and professional responsibility. Click here for more information regarding rules, regulations, and the application. The deadline is October 14th, 2019.