Media Matters Blog

Posted on January 5th, 2022 by Emily Turnier
Journalism and public relations students pose in front of Cavanaugh Hall
Interested in attending IUPUI and majoring in journalism and public relations? Be sure to submit an application for the $1,800 Journalism Alumni Scholarship. (Current students pictured, from left: Seniors Jacob Keith, Thomas Butler-Guerrero, Nicole Reitz, and Brenda Mai.)

Update: Please apply for this scholarship for the 2023-2024 academic year by Feb. 1, 2023.

High school seniors who are interested in a career in journalism or public relations and plan to attend IUPUI can to apply for the Journalism Alumni Scholarship, worth $1,800.

Each application must include an essay that describes the student’s intended career path in journalism or public relations and how this opportunity will benefit the student’s personal, professional, and career goals. The scholarship, offered by the Department of Journalism and Public Relations, will be awarded to a student who has demonstrated a record of academic excellence.

High school seniors can apply here.

Questions? Contact department chair Chris Lamb at