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If you flip through the pages of a magazine and stop to look at the ads, or analyze the clever commercials shown during your favorite TV show Mad Men, then there could be free money for college available just for you. Majoring in advertising in college requires students to take courses in marketing, research, media-buying, art and design, copywriting, journalism, and more. It’s an all-encompassing major that can lead to jobs such as account executives, art directors, copywriters, and more, at major advertising agencies like BBDO or Ogilvy. But, if you dream of being the next Don Draper or creating the biggest Super Bowl ad of the year, be sure you also include a scholarship search to help you pay for that advertising degree! Start with this directory of scholarships for advertising majors and apply online. For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Financial Women International Scholarship

This scholarship is available for female college juniors, seniors, and graduate students who are residents of Hawaii. Students must be majoring in business or a business-related field and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Oscar & Rosetta Fish Fund Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Hawaii undergraduate and graduate students who attend school at any University of Hawaii campus, excluding Manoa. Students must major in business and have a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.

Total: $1814 Awards:  13
Deadline:  January 31
2020

John Edward Allen Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who are attending Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ). Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and must be majoring in pre-law, business, or transportation.

Total: $1100 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Washington American Indian Endowed Scholarship

This award is available to Washington undergraduate and graduate students who are currently attending or planning to attend a postsecondary institution in Washington. The student must have close cultural and social ties to an American Indian community in Washington.

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  February 1
2020

Media Plan Case Competition

Undergraduate students attending college in the United States are eligible to enter this media planning case competition. Students must be at least 18 years of age as of Nov. 30, 2017.

Total: $2500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  February 3
2020

National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Scholarship

This scholarship is open to high school seniors who are residents of or attend a high school in Franklin or Chittenden counties in Vermont. Students must seek a degree in business or a related field and must demonstrate academic achievement and community involvement/service.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  February 12
2020

Paul Gallagher Entrepreneurial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Vermont undergraduate students who are residents of Chittenden County and seeking a degree in business or a related field. Students must demonstrate entrepreneurial skills, endeavors, and/or achievements; academic achievement; and community involvement.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 12
2020

Philip and Alice Angell Eastern Star Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Vermont undergraduate students who are seeking a degree in business or education. Students must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and demonstrate financial need.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 12
2020

Knoxville Business Association Scholarship

This scholarship is available for residents of Knox County, TN who are majoring in business at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $2500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 15
2020

Mary C. & Joe A. Hollingsworth, Sr. Scholarship

This award is available for high school seniors graduating from Clinton High School in Tennessee who plan to enroll full-time in a four-year college or university. Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher and major in business, engineering, or a medical field.

Total: $1200 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 15
2020

Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program - Business/Agricultural Students Category

This scholarship is open to California residents enrolled in a California community college or four-year college or university. Students must major in business or agricultural business and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $2500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  February 28
2020

Linn County Outstanding Student Leader Scholarship

This scholarship is available for high school seniors in Linn County, Iowa. Applicants must demonstrate evidence of leadership in school, community, or business.

Total: $500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 28
2020