Graduate Scholarships

Scholarship recipients will receive a trip to Atlanta where they will participate in career building activities including a welcome dinner with a keynote speaker, two career & professional development workshops and a scholarship & donor recognition reception.

Graduate student applicants meeting the following criteria and completing the application will be considered for The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF) scholarship in the amount of $5,000:

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Must be a member of one of the following ethnic groups: African American/Black, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino or Native American/Alaska Native
  • Must be a full-time student at a four-year, accredited institution within the U.S., carrying a total of 12 units or more per semester/quarter
  • *Must have a minimum of 3.2 GPA (if you do not meet this requirement, please see the application checklist below)
  • MUST major in a field of study that has an emphasis in advertising, marketing or public relations
  • Must have a MINIMUM OF TWO ACADEMIC SEMESTERS or ONE-YEAR left to complete his/her Master’s degree from the time the scholarship is awarded in 2016
  • If chosen, the applicant MUST attend TLF’s scholarship activities to receive the scholarship. The applicant must make a one-year commitment to maintain contact with TLF to receive professional guidance and academic support
Application Checklist:

1. Completed Graduate Application Form (MS Word) or Graduate Application Form (PDF)
2. A reference letter from a college professor or an internship adviser
3. Your current resume
4. Unofficial transcripts from your college/university. If you are selected as a finalist, you must provide official transcripts

If you submit ONLY the application form, your application will NOT be considered!

The deadline is February 29, 2016 5:00 pm PST. If your application is submitted after the deadline, it will not be considered.

Scholarship Application
Note: All information must be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted!

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