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Betsy Plank/PRSSA Scholarship
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be PRSSA members enrolled in an undergraduate public relations program and be college juniors or seniors. Eligible students may be nominated from each PRSSA chapter. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership, experience and commitment to public relations. Applicants need to include a 300-word statement of commitment to public relations.

Amount: $1,500-$2,000
Deadline: June 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.prssa.org

Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation
Sponsor: Servco Pacific Inc.
Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation
P.O. Box 2788
Honolulu, HI 96803
Eligibility: Applicants must be Hawaii residents and major in business administration or another business-related field at a four-year accredited institution. The scholarships are up to four years and are based on merit, need, leadership, and commitment to earn a college degree.

Amount: $4,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.servco.com

Harry A. Applegate Scholarship
Sponsor: DECA Inc.
1908 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to be full-time students at a two-year or four-year program in marketing, entrepreneurship or management. This award is based on merit, not financial need, but applicants may include financial need statements for review. Applicants should submit transcripts, test scores, a statement of club participation, proof of leadership outside DECA, three recommendation letters and proof of membership.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online and should be submitted to state/provincial DECA advisors.
Website: http://www.deca.org

HSMAI Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI)
1760 Old Meadow Road, #500
McLean, VA 22102
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a career in hospitality sales and marketing. Amounts of scholarships vary from year to year.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hsmai.org

IFEC Scholarships Award
Sponsor: International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC)
P.O. Box 491
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at a post-secondary, degree-granting educational institution and must demonstrate training, skill and interest in the foodservice industry and communication arts. Eligible majors from foodservice and communications areas include culinary arts, hotel/restaurant/hospitality management, dietetics, nutrition, food science/technology, journalism, public relations, mass communication, English, broadcast journalism, marketing, photography, graphic arts and related studies.

Amount: $500-$4,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ifeconline.com

Lawrence G. Foster Award for Excellence in Public Relations
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in public relations who are committed to careers in public relations and must be PRSSA members. Applicants must submit an essay on what excellence in public relations is and how they plan to achieve excellence in their own careers.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 8
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.prssa.org

Multicultural Affairs Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be of African American, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, Alaskan Native or Pacific Islander ancestry, be at least college juniors studying communications in an undergraduate program and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants are required to submit a typed, double-spaced essay no more than three pages in length about workplace diversity or a similar topic.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: May 23
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.prssa.org

National Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc.
1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009-3298
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a transcript, an application form, two letters of recommendation and an essay that is at least 300 words on "Why is education important to me?"

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nanbpwc.org

National Society of Hispanic MBAs Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society of Hispanic MBAs
1303 Walnut Hill Lane Suite 100
Irving, TX 75038
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents of Hispanic heritage (defined as having at least one parent of full Hispanic heritage or both parents of half-Hispanic heritage). Students must be members of the NSHMBA, but they may enroll at a special application rate. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in master's programs in business or management at an accredited college or university. Scholarships are based on academic achievement, work experience, personal statement, community service, recommendations and financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nshmba.org

Parsons Brinckerhoff Golden Apple Scholarship
Sponsor: Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
1875 I Street, NW
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20006
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school students who have been members of COMTO for at least one year. They must have at least a 2.0 GPA and be accepted into a college or technical school program.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 16
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.comto.org

Tribal Business Management Program
Sponsor: Catching the Dream
Attn.: Scholarship Affairs Office
8200 Mountain Road NE
Suite 203
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Eligibility: Applicants must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian, enrolled in a U.S. tribe and attending or planning to attend college full-time. Candidates are required to apply for all other forms of funding in addition to applying for this scholarship. Scholarships are based on grades, SAT or ACT scores, work experience, leadership, commitment to the tribe, personal goals and potential to improve the lives of American Indian people.

Amount: $500-$5,000
Deadline: March 15, April 15 and September 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.catchingthedream.org