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Downs Matthews Memorial Scholarship


The IABC Houston Student Scholarship is in memory of Downs Matthews, an IABC Houston pioneer, to foster the communication profession. Undergraduate and graduate student applicants should be majoring in a field of communication. Scholarship assistance is based upon academic performance, leadership potential, and financial need.

The Downs Matthews Memorial Scholarship is a one-time award in the amount of $2,500. IABC Houston pays scholarship funds directly to the student. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation.

We are now accepting applications! Click here to download the application.

The scholarship will be awarded at the Bronze Quill Gala on June 11, 2020. If you have any questions about the scholarship application process, please contact IABC Houston at [email protected].

Learn more about Downs Matthews, ABC, IABC Fellow.