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Discover the World of Communication
202-885-2098
audiscover@american.edu

Sarah Menke-Fish
Director

Discover the World of Communication
McKinley 237
Washington, DC 20016
High school students learn filmmaking skills through the Discover the World of Communication program.

2016 DWC Scholarships

Scholarship Application Form

DWC Scholarship - Ten partial scholarships available.

  • Must be eligible for free or reduced price school meals (as documented by a school counselor)
  • Send current report card/transcript (minimum 2.8 GPA)
  • Counselor/Teacher Recommendation Form
  • Student essay indicating interest in attending the program
  • Completed DWC Registration Form (available on the DWC website)

Scholarship applications are due by March 4, 2016. Scholarship recipients will be notified via email by April 1st.

Private Donor Scholarship - Three ($775) scholarships available

  • Send current report card/transcript
  • Counselor/Teacher Recommendation Form
  • Student essay indicating your interest in attending the program
  • Parent statement indicating need for financial assistance
  • Must be a sophomore or junior in the Fall before the summer program
  • Completed DWC Registration Form (available on the DWC website)

Scholarship applications are due by March 4, 2016. Scholarship recipients will be notified via email by April 1.

D.C. Metropolitan Area Scholarship - Ten ($775) scholarships available.

  • Must be eligible for free or reduced price school meals (as documented by a school counselor)
  • Send current report card/transcript (minimum 2.0 GPA)
  • Send school attendance report for school year
  • Counselor/Teacher Recommendation Form
  • Student essay indicating your interest in attending the program
  • Completed DWC Registration Form (available on the DWC website)

Scholarship applications are due by March 4, 2016. Scholarship recipients will be notified via email by April 1.