Based on a generous gift from John and Tatiana Moore, the UNC Department of Communication is pleased to provide stipends of up to $2,000 to Communication studies students who have received internships related to their course of study during the summer of 2016.  Preference will be given to sophomores and juniors who have secured internships at companies or organizations that are located in a major metropolitan area.  Recipients will also be selected according to the quality of their internship and their financial need.

To apply for the stipend, submit the following materials to Elizabeth Cox ( in Bingham 115 no later than 4 pm Thursday, April 7th, 2016.

Please include the following:

  • A cover page that includes your name, concentration in Communication, year in school, phone number and e-mail address
  • A description of the organization, the state and end dates for the internship, a statement regarding whether the internship is paid or unpaid and an explanation of the internship responsibilities, not to exceed one page
  • A confirmation latter (or e-mail message) from the internship supervisor, including phone number and e-mail address
  • A brief budget that includes anticipated expenses and a statement of financial need

Stipends of up to $2,000 may be awarded.  The stipend may be used to defray costs for travel, housing, and other expenses during the internship period.  Recipients of the stipend will be notified in April.

***PLEASE NOTE: The Communication Department Awards Ceremony will be held Friday, 29 April 2016, at 1:00 p.m. in the Toy Lounge of Dey Hall***

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