Student Assistance

Routledge, Taylor & Francis Announces Student Scholarships

Routledge, Taylor  Convention: RTF logo& Francis has generously created a scholarship fund to assist NCA Student Members with convention costs. Four $250 "studentships" with complimentary convention registration were awarded based on the following criteria:

  1. Individuals must be registered for the convention by the Early Bird deadline, September 9, 2016.
  2. Individuals must be current NCA Student members.
  3. Individuals should not have received full convention registration/travel reimbursement from their institution/employer.

Recipients will be randomly selected from individuals meeting the above criteria.

All attendees and recipients are invited to meet the Routledge, Taylor & Francis representatives at the Routledge, Taylor & Francis exhibit booth. Routledge, Taylor & Francis is proud to be the official sponsor of the Routledge, Taylor & Francis Student Scholarships at the NCA’s 102nd Annual Convention. As publishers committed to the publication of new and cutting-edge research, we welcome the opportunity to endorse successful communication studies students – providing resources for tomorrow’s researchers today.

NCA Caucus Student Travel Grant

In support of its commitment to promoting diversity within the Communication discipline, NCA offers travel grants for student members of NCA’s caucuses to attend the Annual Convention. Students must be a member of NCA and a member of one of its six caucuses (Asian/Pacific American Caucus, Black Caucus, Disability Issues Caucus, Caucus on LGBTQ Concerns, La Raza Caucus, or Women’s Caucus).

To apply for an NCA Caucus Student Travel Grant please click here. If awarded, students will be notified by email, and will receive their grant at the NCA Annual Convention.

Deadline for submissions is September 6, 2016.

Convention Volunteer

Volunteers perform much of the work at the convention and the volunteer program is an opportunity for students to attend the convention at reduced cost. In exchange for one complete volunteer shift (shifts range from four to six hours), volunteers will receive a complimentary convention registration. Learn more about volunteering