Each year, the Department awards a number of scholarships to outstanding juniors and seniors majoring in Communication Studies at Colorado State University. Communication Studies students may also apply for scholarships through the College of Liberal Arts.
Alumni Scholarship. Created by the alumni of the department, this scholarship goes to a Communication Studies student who shows notable creativity in their chosen area and/or demonstrates promise of success and who has financial need.
Corbin Scholarship. Created through the generosity of John Corbin, who graduated in 1974, this scholarship goes to an outstanding student in the department.
Ann M. Gill Scholarship. Established in 1998, this endowed scholarship was made possible by Ann Gill and other gifts to benefit an undergraduate student in the Communication Studies Department.
Harris/Morrill Memorial Scholarship. Created through gifts in memory of Colorado broadcasters Dick Harris, KOA station manager, and John Morrill, Executive Director of the Colorado Broadcasters Association, this scholarship goes to an outstanding student in Communication Studies with an emphasis in broadcasting/media.
Gordon F. Hostettler Memorial Scholarship. Established in 1984 in memory of Gordon F. Hostettler this endowed scholarship is intended to benefit a student in the Communication Studies Department.
Irvine Scholarship. Created in honor of Dr. Jim Irvine, retired professor of rhetoric, this scholarship goes to a Communication Studies student with interest and ability in any area of rhetorical or communication studies who has at least a 3.4 GPA and an interest in M.A./Ph.D. study.
MacLauchlin Scholarship. Created in honor of Dr. Robert MacLauchlin, retired professor of broadcasting, this scholarship goes to a Communication Studies student with a 2.7 GPA or better who is committed to and has worked diligently to prepare for a successful career in field of telecommunications/ communication media.
Denny Phillips Scholarship. Established in 2005, this scholarship is intended to benefit a student in the Communication Studies Department.
Stahl Scholarship. Created through the generosity of Kenneth Stahl, who graduated in 1980, this scholarship goes to a Communication Studies student who exhibits the highest quality in past performance and future promise and has financial need.