Student Financial Services

Patricia McCarty Scholarship Fund

for continuing undergraduate students

The Patricia McCarty Scholarship Fund was established to assist in defraying the cost of tuition and fees for a student pursuing a career in Pharmaceutical Advertising and Public Relations, and to enhance awareness of the opportunities afforded by the pharmaceutical and health care fields with the hope that these industries will be enriched by the presence of a number of Patricia McCarty scholars.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2016

The Patricia McCarty Scholarship Fund is open to:

  • Full-time Advertising and Public Relations students
  • Students who have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours at the time of application
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Scholarship based on:
  • Academic merit
  • Financial need
  • Initiative and commitment to a career in pharmaceutical marketing communication

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 April 15, 2016. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


Questions?

Contact: Enrollment Management Services at scholarships@colum.edu