Dr. Bill Faith and Dean Ernest J. Wilson III at the ICS 40th Anniversary Celebration on September 9, 2011

Bill Faith Endowed Scholarships

Thanks to gracious donations from the USC/International Communication Studies alumni communities, the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism has created a fantastic scholarship opportunity for students admitted into the International Communication Studies program. The scholarship honors Dr. Bill Faith, who served as the International Communication Studies faculty director for 30 years.

Scholarship amounts differ from year to year; they usually range from $2,500-$3,000. 
FOR 2016 TWO $4,500 SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE!

SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY
Only students who are admitted into the International Communication Studies Europe program will be eligible for the scholarship. Students must demonstrate financial need in order to be selected.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
To apply for the Bill Faith Endowed Scholarship, please prepare and upload the following materials to your online ICS application:

  • A printout of your 2015-2016 financial aid package. (Make sure to write your name at the top of every page.)
  • A one-page essay that addresses this question: Please explain why receiving the Bill Faith Endowed Scholarship is important for you and for your participation in the International Communication Studies program.  

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE
The scholarship application for summer 2016 is now closed. For information about Summer 2017 please check back in December 2016.

PREVIOUS BILL FAITH SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS:
Brittnie Marcel, Communication - 2012
Regina Hernandez, Public Relations, minor in Entrepreneurship - 2013
Samantha Goldberg, Communication and Business Administration, minor in Marketing - 2014
Princeton Parker, Communication, minor in Organizational Leadership and Management - 2014
Andressa DiLoreto, Public Relations, minor in Communication and the Entertainment Industry - 2015
Natasha Fletes, Communication, minor in Marketing - 2015

Questions regarding the Bill Faith Endowed Scholarship and/or the application should be emailed to Annenberg International Programs.