Student Financial Services

Irv Kupcinet Media Arts Scholarship

for continuing undergraduate students

The Irv Kupcinet Media Arts Scholarship was established to recognize the accomplishments of full-time undergraduate students majoring in Journalism, Radio, or Television, and to help defray the cost of tuition.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2016

The Irv Kupcinet Media Arts Scholarship is open to:

  • Full-time undergraduate Journalism, Radio, or Television majors who demonstrate outstanding achievement
  • Students who have completed a minimum of 48 credit hours at the time of application with at least 24 credit hours from Columbia at the time of application
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Scholarship based on:
  • Academic merit and financial need

Scholarship amount:
  • Maximum of $3,000 (half awarded in Fall and half awarded in Spring)

Notification of the scholarship:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by March 31, 2016. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


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