Advertising scholarships are awards won by deserving students who pursue advertising as a major. Advertising is an art of conveying a message or an announcement to the public, whether it be about a product, service, or cause. If communicating and marketing is your specialty then your goal will be to work in the unpredictable and exciting world of advertisements. 

Advertising spans several disciplines and advertising majors will need to take courses in art, business, psychology, marketing, research, buying media, copywriting, journalism, and communications to fully grasp what their future clients will need. If the advertising industry is what interests you the most, then you should be ready to jump into a world of ad campaigns, customer psychology, and clever marketing. to pursue your interests, you must aim at fetching a scholarship for advertising majors to cover the education expenses.

Requirements to win Advertising scholarships

  • Any student enrolled for a full-time at an accredited four-year undergraduate institution

  • To apply, students must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

  • Must pursue a degree in advertising majors which also encircles art, business, psychology, marketing, and others. 

How to apply for Advertising Scholarships?

Are you wondering how to enroll for these scholarships? So the basic steps are planning and meeting the requirements, researching on the various relevant scholarships you can apply for, and then applying. The process is detailed as follows,

  • Complete the full application and follow all directions or requirements.

  • As you sort through scholarships to determine which ones might be right for you, remember to keep organized and on top of deadlines and forms as the funder will see about you and a late form can mean no scholarship. 

  • Don't exaggerate your grades, memberships, skills, or qualifications.

  • Be ready with your academic and extracurricular accomplished certificates.

  • Make sure someone proofreads and edits the scholarship application before submitting it.

  • Aim in your applications to be as specific as possible about your interest in advertising and what you have done and plan to do to stand out in the field.

How to maximize your chance?

  • You can choose to pursue internships offered by private organizations like the Advertising Clubs and the American Advertising Federation which further offer career opportunities to potential candidates. 

  • Students pursuing advertising majors at the University of Florida and the University of Texas of Austin have multiple opportunities to win advertising scholarships and fellowship options. 

  • College scholarships help you research on the fascinating scholarship opportunities you could be eligible for while concentrating on advertising.

  • As told earlier, advertising covers diverse courses and this leads you to be eligible for art, communication, business, and others in turn enhancing your chances of winning at least on scholarship. 

Application Deadline

Varies

Award Amount

$500 - $5,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Contact Number

(303) 862-3001

About the Scholarship

This Colorado Student Grant (CSG) award is given to the qualified students with documented financial need, which is funded by the State of Colorado. The CSG aims at providing financial resources to the Colorado residents who would be unable to pursue their post-secondary education without any aid. Here, financial need is determined by using the student\'s EFC ...

Application Deadline

July 20, 2020

Award Amount

$7,093

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

ADS@mdc.edu

Contact Number

305-237-8888

About the Scholarship

Miami Dade College American Dream Scholarship The dream of every student to pursue higher education can become true with the aid of the American Dream Scholarship. The advantage of this scholarship is that it tries to encompass all the students who were not able to get full financial aid although being very bright and talented. The scholarship is ...

Application Deadline

April 01, 2020

Award Amount

$2,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

OSFA@fldoe.org

Contact Number

888-827-2004

About the Scholarship

Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund The Jose Marti Scholarship grant provides financial aid to students of Hispanic origin who attend public or private institutions in Florida. These grants are like awards to the eligible students going through financial crisis and do not have to be repaid. ...

Application Deadline

June 06, 2020

Award Amount

Varies

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

osfa@fldoe.org

Contact Number

888-827-2004

About the Scholarship

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program Florida Bright Futures Scholarship is a scholarship program established in 1997 in the state of Florida. It is one of the best education funding options that the students can avail.  It is a merit-based and the applicants need to meet certain eligibility requirements. This lottery-funded scholars...

Application Deadline

June 30, 2020

Award Amount

$3,566

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

felicia.swanson@alaska.gov

Contact Number

907-465-2980

Application Deadline

February 01, 2020

Award Amount

$2,000

Awards Available

10

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@ffa.org

Contact Number

317-802-6099

About the Scholarship

The Metlife Foundation Scholarship is awarded by National Future Farmers of America (FFA) Organization to encourage the students to pursue higher education in widely diverse fields ranging from agriculture-related studies to other major career options like communications, journalism, public relations, m...

Application Deadline

February 15, 2020

Award Amount

$1,000

Awards Available

2

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@ffa.org

Contact Number

317-802-6099

About the Scholarship

This scholarship was financed by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide funding support to students who desire to opt a four-year degree in college in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, econom...

Application Deadline

April 20, 2020

Award Amount

$1,600

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

donna@sdra.org

Contact Number

800-658-5545

About the Scholarship

South Dakota Retailers Association Jerry Wheeler Scholarship Program is accredited by the South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA). SDRA was started with a purpose to advocate, inform and provide services for our member businesses and to unify, protect, educate and lead the retail community and strive to enhance the business climate in South Dakota to enable retailers to better ...

Application Deadline

April 30, 2020

Award Amount

$2,000

Awards Available

2

Website

Link

Email Address

ariggs@ohionews.org

Contact Number

614-486-6677g

About the Scholarship

Students pursuing a major in a field related to advertising, marketing, communications and journalism in a college or university in the state of Ohio are provided financial assistance through scholarships by the Ohio News Media Foundation established by the members of the Ohio News Media Association. The...

Application Deadline

March 08, 2020

Award Amount

$5,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@agbell.org

Contact Number

202-337-5220

About the Scholarship

AG Bell College Scholarship Awards is licensed by the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. The establishment is was begun to guarantee that individuals who are hard of hearing and in need of a hearing aide can hear and speak to provide support, data, assets and more to help direct them on their journey. AG Bell College Scholarship Awards are accommodated to ...