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IMC, Data and Digital General Scholarships

The West Virginia University Reed College of Media offers a competitive scholarship specifically for students enrolled in the College’s Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC), Data Marketing Communications or Digital Marketing Communications graduate programs. Admitted and current students can apply in the Fall and scholarships are awarded the following Spring. This is the first and only scholarship dedicated to online graduate students in the College of Media.

Applications are currently open for the IMC & DMC Scholarship. Current IMC, Data Marketing Communications and Digital Marketing Communications students are encouraged to apply for a supplemental $500 scholarship from the program's IMC & DMC Scholarship Fund for the 2020/21 academic year.

Applications must be received by Noon ET on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. No applications will be accepted after this deadline. To be considered, applicants must be admitted to the Integrated Marketing Communications, Data Marketing Communications or Digital Marketing Communications master's degree program, have a minimum GPA of 3.0, be registered for at least one Spring 2021 course, and upload both a professional head shot (with photo release) and their current resume (PDF preferred).

Recipient(s) will be notified and announced in January 2021.


2019-20 Recipients

  • Saresa Bass of Edmond, Oklahoma (IMC)
  • Kaitlyn Lopez of Morgantown, West Virginia (IMC)
  • Jesse Yang of Eau Claire, Wisconsin (IMC)
  • Peyton Neely of Raleigh, North Carolina (Data)

2018-19 Recipients

  • Maurice Pierce of Pooler, Georgia (IMC)
  • Clara Warner of Morgantown, West Virginia (IMC)
  • Ivy Hamilton of Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Data)

2017-18 Recipients

  • Adelyn Nottingham of Gaffney, South Carolina (IMC)
  • Amanda Schneider of Omaha, Nebraska (IMC)