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 2023-2024


  • 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 2022 semester (this will be confirmed before scholarship funds are disbursed before the start of 2023-2024)
  • Submit a current resume

Should you have any questions, please contact Ivana Cvetkovic at, in the Communication Department.

To begin the application process, please complete your general application first, then proceed to search this scholarship in the Opportunities>>Recommended Tab and click on APPLY

CLASS - Communication, Open to International Students
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a current resume.