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Program Benefits

Scholarships:

Five Communications Fellows will receive scholarships valued at $4,500 and are renewable annually as long as the student remains a Fellow in good standing. This is in addition to any Presidential Scholarship received.


Capstone Experience:

This final project may include original research, investigation of a media or communications topic, or a performance presentation in your area of interest.


Elon Experiences Grant:

All Communications Fellows receive a $1,000 grant to support research, service, leadership, an internship or an international experience.


Special Learning Opportunities:

Fellows are often invited to work on special projects for the School of Communications, such as a recent documentary project examining coverage of the Civil Rights Movement. Fellows also participate in news conferences and Q&A sessions with the high-profile speakers that Elon brings to campus. Recent speakers include anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News Brian Williams, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper; journalist and political analyst David Gergen, who served as an adviser to four U.S. presidents; and New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman, a three-time recipient of the Pulitzer Prize.