2017 360° Sports & Entertainment Camp

 - due May 15, 2017

Through the support of grants and sponsors, the College of Media is able to provide need- and merit-based scholarships to under-represented high school students who demonstrate a strong interest in attending 360° Sports & Entertainment Camp and show a desire in pursuing a major or career in advertising, journalism or media and cinema studies in the future. In order to be considered, each applicant must complete the following information. 

Scholarship applications will be judged according to financial need as well as a student’s academic performance. 

Apply By: May 15, 2017

Notification of Acceptance: June 1, 2017 

Commit to the Camp by: June 15, 2017

Eligibility Criteria:

  • High school student 
  • Maintain a minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 grading scale
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Should demonstrate diversity (see our definition of diversity below, in the essay question section)

Scholarship Application Checklist (submitted online unless specified otherwise):

  • Scholarship Application Form
  • Application Essays (included in the application form)
  • Official High School Transcript or latest report card (to be submitted via the application form)
  • Parent’s 2015 or 2016 W-2 Form (Submit online or mail to College of Media. Must be postmarked by 5/1/2017.)


Kyle Potthast
University of Illinois
College of Media
kpotthst@illinois.edu 
217-300-5715