Marketing Scholarships

Business is both one of the most popular and most versatile majors a college student can select but with a concentration in marketing, the job possibilities after graduation expand exponentially as marketing can be applied to relatively any field.



Though part of marketing is selling a product, there’s much more to it than that. College classes in advertising, communications, accounting and sometimes even art help marketing majors understand the importance of researching customer wants and needs, developing strategies, planning and setting prices based on economic conditions and creating campaigns that will yield desired results. Marketing grads can also go on to earn MBAs or work for public relations firms, non-profit agencies and the government. All that’s needed is creativity, drive and – oh yeah – enough money to pay for school.

Given the popularity of marketing as a major choice, there are plenty of financial aid options available to offset the cost of tuition and other college living expenses. Bowling Green has several university-based marketing scholarships and Ferris State awards a marketing scholarship specifically for students on the e-commerce track. As for professional organizations, the American Marketing Association Foundation touts its Valuing Diversity Ph.D. Scholarships geared toward minority students and the Phi Sigma Epsilon National Education Foundation offers various memorial and corporate scholarships. Scholarships.com lists myriad scholarships by major and marketing scholarships are no exception. View a few below or conduct a free scholarship search to find more you qualify for.

¡Adelante! Fund Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 25, Annually
Adelante's Mission: To inspire the best and brightest Latino college students to graduate and succeed through scholarships, internships and leadership development/HTMLCHUNK_4/ Adelante! Fund Scholarships are Sponsored by MillerCoors, MillerCoors Texas, MillerCoors Chicago, Hispanic Organization for Public Employees (HOPE) Application Timeline: February 1 to May 1 Scholarships Available: [...] More

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
Applicants for the Nellie Martin Carman Scholarships must:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ - Be a graduating senior from a public high school in the county of King, Pierce or Snohomish in the state of Washington in the year of appointment - Be a United States citizen - Plan to attend a college in the state of Washington on a full-time basis Application forms are only available through the high schools in the [...] More

Direct Marketing Educational Foundation (DMEF) Scholarship Awards
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
Each year, the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation (DMEF), awards scholarships on a competitive basis to undergraduate and graduate students who show a commitment to pursuing careers in direct/interactive marketing. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and demonstrated interest in the direct/interactive marketing field./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To be eligible for this award, [...] More

TELACU Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
Each year, the TELACU Education Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships to students in California, Texas, Illinois and New York. To apply for a scholarship, download the application from our website and return it, with required attachments, to the office indicated on the application./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Minimum eligibility requirements: - Must be a low income, first generation college student - [...] More

EDSF Board of Directors Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
EDSF Board of Directors Scholarships for Document Management and Graphic Communication Industry/HTMLCHUNK_4/ EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic communications marketplace. These careers may include: computer science & engineering (for example: web design, webmaster, software development, materials [...] More

JSU Alabama Alabama Power Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
Established by the Alabama Power Foundation for deserving students enrolled in the College of Commerce and Business Administration. The JSU Alabama Alabama Power Scholarship is open to Alabama residents who plan to attend Jacksonville State University. Applicant must major in business related area. [...] More

NEDMA (NE Direct Mktg Assoc) Foundation
Application Deadlines: January 17, Annually
For marketing, advertising or communications students who will have completed their sophomore or junior years prior to the award year, and who are seriously interested in direct marketing careers./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Deadline: Must be at NEDMA by 5 pm on January 17th. This unique opportunity consists of 4 parts: 1. $3,000 for college tuition 2. Attend a Nationally Sponsored Seminar on the basics of [...] More

The LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship for Graduate Students
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
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:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ - 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 [...] More

Moet Hennessy USA 'High Achievers' Scholarships
Application Deadlines: Varies
In the spirit of providing a foundation to help develop future leaders of America, Moet Hennessy USA donated five full scholarships to Medgar Evers College, a four-year senior college in The City University of New York (CUNY) located in central Brooklyn. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ The Moet Hennessy USA "High Achievers" Scholarships will be awarded to five qualifying high school students entering Medgar Evers [...] More

Promotional Products Industry Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
PPEF Scholarships are only available to promotional products industry employees and their dependents./HTMLCHUNK_4/ - Four-Year College Scholarship for Academic Excellence and Achievement ($4,000, awarded $1,000 annually for four years): This scholarship is available to promotional products industry employees or their dependents entering a four-year accredited college or university as a freshman [...] More

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 15, Annually
Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarships are open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who will graduate or have graduated from high school in one of the following Middle Tennessee counties: Bedford, Cannon, Cheatham, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, Dekalb, Dickson, Fentress, Franklin, Giles, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, [...] More

Rattan L. Khosa Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
Scholarships between $4,000 and $10,000 are awarded annually to Kashmiri Pandit and Hindu students studying at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. This "Rattan L. Khosa Scholarship" is provided through the Khosa JG Foundation, a private charitable nonprofit organization that receives funds from the family of Rattan L. Khosa of Oak Brook, Illinois. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Prospective [...] More

Beef Industry Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 13, Annually
Sponsored by CME Group & the National Cattlemen's Foundation/HTMLCHUNK_4/ Ten scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded to outstanding students who are pursuing careers in the beef industry. Fields of study may include: education, communications, production, research or any other area involved with the beef industry. The purpose of this program is to identify and encourage talented and thoughtful [...] More

ABA Diversity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
The ABA Diversity Scholarship focuses on broadening the number of traditionally under-represented groups in the management and operation ranks of the transportation, travel, and tourism industry. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligible candidates must have completed, at a minimum, their first year of college at an accredited university; must have a declared major or course of study relevant to the [...] More

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals is a full-year work-study fellowship program with a strong focus on cultural exchange. CBYX annually provides 75 young Americans with an understanding of everyday life, education, and professional training in Germany. The program begins in July and includes two months of intensive German language training in Germany (no prior [...] More

Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships to Hawaii residents pursuing degrees in Business Administration, or other business-related fields, at any accredited four-year college or university. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Four year scholarships are awarded to students just entering college in increments of $4,000 annually. Assuming eligibility is maintained, a total of $16,000 will be awarded [...] More

International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Assn. Undergraduate / Graduate Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
The International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Assn. Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarship is for employees of supermarket dairy, deli, or bakery departments or employees of companies (such as a food manufacturer, broker, wholesaler) which service/supply those departments./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Scholarships vary in value- up to $1,000. Four application deadlines per year: January 1, April 1, July 1, October 1. [...] More

Judy Corman Memorial Scholarship and Internship from Scholastic
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The Judy Corman Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student interested in public relations who would be able to fulfill a paid summer internship at the company’s New York City headquarters./HTMLCHUNK_4/ An applicant must be majoring or (for high school seniors) declaring a major in a communications-related field, including but not limited to advertising, broadcasting, communications, English, [...] More

The LAGRANT Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The LAGRANT Foundation annually provides 15 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who are attending accredited institutions and are pursuing careers in the fields of advertising, marketing or public relations./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Undergraduate (current freshmen, sophomores, juniors and non-graduating seniors ONLY!) applicants meeting the following criteria and completing the online [...] More

INROADS Internship Opportunities
Application Deadlines: Varies
The mission of INROADS is to develop and place talented minority youth in business and industry and prepare them for corporate and community leadership./HTMLCHUNK_4/ INROADS seeks high performing Black, Hispanic/Latino, and Native American Indian students for internship opportunities with some of the nation's largest companies. Our rigorous career development training process will challenge you [...] More

New York Women in Communications Inc. Foundation Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The New York Women in Communications Foundation, in conjunction with New York Women in Communications, awards scholarships annually based on academic excellence, need and involvement in the field of communications. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Awards are for use in the upcoming academic year. Eligibility - High school seniors who are permanent residents of NY, NJ, CT or PA, attend a high school in one of [...] More

Interpublic Group (IPG) Scholarship and Internship
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The New York Women in Communications Foundation, in conjunction with New York Women in Communications, awards the Interpublic Group (IPG) Scholarship and Internship annually based on academic excellence, need and involvement in the field of communications./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Each is awarded to an ethnically diverse student who is currently a college junior and has a demonstrated interest in a career [...] More

Stoody-West Graduate Fellowship
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
The purpose of the Stoody-West Fellowship is to enhance the recipient's professional competence and thereby help to perpetuate the standards exemplified by Ralph Stoody and Arthur West. Religious journalism is interpreted to include news writing for secular press, church press and for church institutions. The committee will consider appropriate news and journalism forms, including electronic and [...] More

SME Education Foundation
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
The Sales and Marketing Executives of Cleveland Education Foundation provides scholarship support for qualified students in the Greater Cleveland area. Up to $5,000 in scholarships are available. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility: - You must be a Greater Cleveland area resident (Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage and Summit counties) and a full-time student enrolled in a marketing or a [...] More

South Dakota Retailers Association Jerry Wheeler Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 11, Annually
The South Dakota Retailers Association provides scholarships to students who are studying for a career in retailing. Individuals must have graduated from a South Dakota High School, or be enrolled in retail-related course of study at a vocational technical school, college or university in South Dakota to be eligible./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To be eligible for consideration, applicants must plan to enrolled [...] More

NDS Student Recognition Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The Student Recognition Program recognizes graduating four year college seniors planning a career related to dairy (production agriculture, manufacturing, marketing, agricultural law, business, veterinary medicine, research and environmental sciences) who have demonstrated leadership skills, academic ability, and interest in dairy cattle. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ Only two applicants per college or [...] More

Franchise Services, Inc. PIP Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
This scholarship is sponsored by Franchise Services, Inc. and administered by EDSF./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To apply for this scholarship, complete the application "Document Management and Graphic Communications Industry Scholarship" found on our website. EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic communications [...] More

Hoods Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
This scholarship is sponsored by individual donors and administered by EDSF./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To apply for this scholarship, complete the application "Document Management and Graphic Communications Industry Scholarships" found on our website. EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic communications marketplace. [...] More

OutputLinks Communications Group John A. Lopiano Endowed Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
This scholarship is sponsored by OutputLinks and administered by EDSF./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To apply for this scholarship, complete the application "Document Management and Graphic Communications Industry Scholarships" found on our website. EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic communications marketplace. These [...] More

OutputLinks Communications Group Hal Morrow Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
This scholarship is sponsored by OutputLinks Communications Group and administered by EDSF./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To apply for this scholarship, complete the application "Document Management and Graphic Communications Industry Scholarships" found on our website. EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic [...] More

OutputLinks Communications Group Woman of Distinction
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
This scholarship is sponsored by OutputLinks Communications Group and administered by EDSF./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To apply for this scholarship, complete the application "Document Management and Graphic Communications Industry Scholarships" found on our website. EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic [...] More

Joel Cartun Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
This scholarship is sponsored by the Lewis M. Gabbe Foundation and administered by EDSF./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To apply for this scholarship, complete the application "Document Management and Graphic Communications Industry Scholarships" found on our website. EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic communications [...] More

Wayne Alexander Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
To apply for the Wayne Alexander Memorial Scholarship, complete the application "Document Management and Graphic Communications Industry Scholarship" found on the EDSF website./HTMLCHUNK_4/ EDSF scholarships are awarded to full-time students who are committed to pursuing a career in the Document Management and Graphic Communications marketplace. These careers may include: Computer science & [...] More

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