Department of English - Independent Newspaper Scholarship

Independent Newspaper Scholarship


  1. Student must maintain an overall 3.0 GPA or above.
  2. Preference is given to freshmen or transfer students new to FLC.  Currently enrolled students will also be considered.
  3. Must take a minimum of 12 to 15 credit hours per semester.
  4. For any student interested in the Journalism industry  (Does not have to be an English Communications major).
  5. Must remain on news staff during the awarded scholarship year.
  6. Award is renewable for up to 4 years, but the recipient must reapply through the Foundation and English Department each year.
  7. $1000 per year (no specification about what it is used for, just goes straight to student's financial aid).
  8. Additional application required (available in the English Department).