To be eligible for the Ofield Dukes Multicultural Student Award, you must be in your junior year and a student of African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, Native American, Alaskan Native or Pacific Islander ancestry. The minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must be enrolled in a journalism program or public relations courses.
The award is for $1,000. The check will be mailed directly to the winning student’s university to be used for the student’s education expenses.
Scholarship applications and materials are due by October 15, 2014.
More details regarding the scholarship can be found on PRSSA’s website.