Rob K. Fukuzaki Heads Up Youth Foundation Communications Scholarship

The $2,300 Rob K. Fukuzaki Heads Up Youth Foundation Communications Scholarship has been established to assist worthy students in the Communications Department of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of La Verne.

How to Apply

The following criteria will be used in determining the recipient(s) of the Rob K. Fukuzaki Heads Up Youth Foundation Scholarship:

The scholarship will be awarded to a student of good character and work habits majoring in Journalism, Digital Media or Communications, and who has completed at least one semester in the Communications Department in the College of Arts and Sciences. The student must have an overall grade point average of at least 2.75 and be entering their junior or senior year. The student must also have a demonstrated financial need as defined by the Office of Financial Aid.

Application Process

Students must submit the following items in their completed application packet:

  • Application form (with personal statement)
  • Two references on their behalf regarding their character and their work in the field of communications. These references must be from people outside the full-time faculty and staff of the University of La Verne Communications Department. References may be submitted online here.

Application information will be shared with the Rob K. Fukuzaki Heads Up Youth Foundation as part of the selection process. The recipient will be chosen by a committee consisting of University of La Verne Communications Department faculty members.

The application period is now closed. It will reopen in Spring 2022.