Undergraduate Scholarships


The scholarship application period is now closed! Thank you for considering The LAGRANT Foundation's 2014 scholarship. Find out who the 2014 scholarship recipients are here.

Undergraduate (current freshmen, sophomores, juniors and non-graduating seniors ONLY!) applicants meeting the following criteria and completing the application will be considered for The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF) scholarship in the amount of $2,500:

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, carrying a total of 12 units or more per semester/quarter
  • *Must have a minimum of 2.75 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 on public relations, marketing or advertising
  • Must have at least one year to complete his/her degree from the time the scholarships are awarded
  • 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. Undergraduate scholarship application (application will be available in the fall of 2014)

2. A reference letter from a college professor or internship advisor
3. Your current resume
4. Unofficial transcripts from your college/university; if you are selected as a finalist, you must provide official transcripts.

*An acceptance letter from your college/university may be used as a substitute for unofficial transcripts if you are an incoming freshman for the fall


Before you being the online application, please have all of the following documents ready to upload combined into one PDF file in the following order:
  • Completed application form
  • Resume
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • For transfer students: if you are not currently enrolled in the school you will attend during the 2014/2015 academic year, you must also upload an acceptance letter from the school which includes the name of your program/major
If you do not have the required program/software to convert your document, you can:
  • Visit www.doc2pdf.net to convert your documents into one PDF file
  • Go to a library or FedEx location with hard copies of each document. Scan your documents and save them as one PDF file at one of the printing stations
If you submit ONLY the application form, your application will NOT be considered!


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

YOUR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED AS ONE PDF FILE INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING:

1. Scholarship application
2. Resume
3. Letter of Recommendation
4. Unofficial transcripts

DO NOT SUBMIT A WORD DOCUMENT VERSION OF YOUR APPLICATION


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