Gus Amaya Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Awarded for 2020-2021
Award amount $1000.00 ($500.00 for Fall 2020 & $500.00 Spring 2021)

Criteria:
1. Applicant must be a Communication Arts major at Florida International University having completed a minimum of 12 credits within the Communication Arts major itself.
2. Applicant must be a member of the departmental Honors Society.
3. Minimum GPA 3.0.

Application Process:
1. Completed application.
2. Application Cover Letter addressed to the Chair of Communication Arts. The letter should contain a brief explanation of career goals and biographical (background) information.
3. One (1) letter of recommendations from employers, faculty, or individuals with significant knowledge of applicant’s experience and involvement in community service.
4. Current resume.
5. Personal Essay. In your essay, please answer the questions posed. Limit to 300 words.
Essay Questions:
- What are your professional goals and objectives?
- What role do you play in the National Honor’s Society?

Award
$1,000.00
Scopes
Communication Arts
Deadline
05/15/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Application Cover Letter addressed to the Chair of Communication Arts. The letter should contain a brief explanation of career goals and biographical (background) information.
  2. One (1) letter of recommendations from employers, faculty, or individuals with significant knowledge of applicant’s experience and involvement in community service.
  3. In your essay, please answer the questions posed (Limit to 300 words). Essay Questions: 1. What are your professional goals and objectives? 2. What role do you play in the National Honor’s Society?
  4. Are you a member of the departmental Honors Society?