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, 2017

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, 2017.


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