CLASS - COM - Ben F. Thompson Memorial Scholarship in Journalism

Communication majors with an option in Journalism are eligible to apply for the Ben F. Thompson Memorial Scholarship.

Recipients will be awarded $500. This is a one-time award; previous recipients of this award are not eligible.

Award period is 2021-2022


  • Open to undergraduate students majoring in Communication, with an Option in Journalism
  • Graduating seniors are not eligible to apply
  • Cal Poly Pomona GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.0
  • Must be enrolled full-time Fall 2021 semester (this will be confirmed before scholarship funds are disbursed before the start of 2021-2022)
  • Submit a current resume

Should you have any questions, please contact Mark Generous at, in the Communication Department.

CLASS - Communication
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a current resume.