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The LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship for Graduate Students

Graduate student applicants meeting the following criteria and completing the online application will be considered for The LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship in the amount of $5,000:

- Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
- Must be a member of one of the following ethnic groups: African American/Black, Asian American/Pacific
Islander, Hispanic/Latino or Native American/American Indian
- Must be a full-time student at a four-year, accredited institution, carrying a total of 12 units or more per
semester/quarter
- Must have a minimum of 3.2 GPA
- MUST major in a field of study that has an emphasis in advertising, marketing, public relations or in anthropology, art, communications, English, graphic design, sociology while maintaining a career focus
in advertising, marketing or public relations
- Must have a MINIMUM OF TWO ACADEMIC SEMESTERS or ONE-YEAR left to complete his/her Master’s degree from the time the scholarship is awarded in May

Applications must be submitted online only no later than 11:59 p.m. PST on February 28th. Please do not mail a hard copy nor submit an application in person. Applications submitted after February 28th WILL NOT be accepted!

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