The Hester B. Provensen and Jean C. Miller Scholarship is awarded annually to an eligible female student majoring in Communication, Speech, or the equivalent in a 4-year institution of higher learning in the greater Washington D.C. area. Applicant must be a freshman, sophomore, or junior by the application deadline of March 15, 2021 and has not previously received the scholarship award.
This is a merit-based scholarship requiring applicants to provide evidence of academic excellence and a commitment to pursue a career in the fields of Communications, speech, or the equivalent.
The recipient must attend the Capital Speakers Club June Joint Luncheon, to be held at Congressional Country Club, on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, to receive the award. Further, the recipient will be expected to deliver a three-minute acceptance speech to the Club membership at that time.
The amount of this year's award will be $7,500. Funds will be sent directly from the Capital Speakers Club
Foundation to the recipient's university.
To apply, the applicant must submit the following required documents:
• completed application
• official transcript
• one-page (limit of 600 words) biographical essay staAng why you wish to be the recipient of the
• recommendation letter from a faculty member in support of your application.
• You may include a short one-minute video introducing yourself. This is optional.
The above required information should be submitted as one packet by midnight, March 15, 2021, to:
Jeri Greenberg, 2021 CSC Scholarship Chair
Please include "CSC Scholarship Application" in the subject line.
Scholarship recipient notification: May 1, 2021
Award presentation: June 2, 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 15, 2021 (Midnight)
November 05, 2020