ISU Department of Communication, Media, & Persuasion

2015 Gala Scholarships for Video, Photography, & Graphic Design

The Department of Communication, Media, & Persuasion is proud to offer three $2000 scholarships for incoming students in the areas of photography, video, and graphic design for the 2015-2016 academic year.

General Requirements for all Applicants

  • Letter of Application
    • 500 words or less
    • Identify what scholarship you are applying for, what the scholarship would mean to you, and discuss your future goals            
  • Letter of Support from a Teacher (either submitted with your application or sent separately to the address below)
  • Minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Must apply and be accepted to ISU and meet eligibility requirements for a scholarship

In addition to these required items, student will need to submit additional materials based on the scholarship he/she applies for:

  • Video Production Gala Scholarship $2000
    • Provide a link to a sample video on Vimeo or Youtube. The video should be no more than three minutes long.
      • In the YouTube/Vimeo description section, please list what you did on the project (writing, directing, reporting, editing in iMovie, etc.) OR list this information in your letter of application along with the link.
        ---OR---
    • Submit a demo reel no more than three minutes long.
      • Include a list of what you did on the project (writing, directing, reporting, editing in iMovie, etc.).
      • Mail the DVD and project description to: James E. Rogers Department of Communication, Media, & Persuasion 921 South 8th Ave., Stop 8242 Pocatello, ID 83209
  • Photography Gala Scholarship $2000
    • Submit 5 pdf or jpeg examples of your photography
    • Please limit each image file size to 2mb
  • Graphic Design Gala Scholarship $2000
    • Submit 5 pdf or jpeg examples of graphic design work
    • Please limit each image file size to 2mb