About the Scholarship

The Media Alliance of Houston Scholarship will award scholarships to college Juniors or Seniors who have at least one full-time semester left of college. Applicants will be considered on the basis of educational achievements and career goals in their major field of study, participation in activities and honors awarded, involvement in community services and references.


How to Apply?

  • A student must fill and submit the scholarship application which can be found on the official website.
  • In addition to that, an applicant must provide a Resume and the Official transcript of his/her college/institution.

  • A student also required to submit two letters of recommendation from a faculty member.

  • An applicant has to write a 250-word essay explaining on the topic "What do you think the media industry will look like in 10 years?" and must upload A 30-second home video application explaining "Why did you choose media or a related field as your major".


Award Amount and Deadline:

The Scholarship award amount is $2000 given to the deserving candidates. 

All applicants are required to submit the scholarship application as well as official documents before 8th April 2019.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must have completed 75 hours of college coursework by the upcoming December 2018 with an overall GPA of 3.25 or a 3.0 in declared major courses 

  • Candidate can be male or female and must be currently enrolled as a full-time student (carrying a minimum of 12 hours per semester) with a declared major in radio, television, film, public relations, advertising/communications or broadcasting.