Candidates for the Park Scholar Award must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen (federal guidelines) and apply to Ithaca College to pursue an undergraduate major within the Roy H. Park School of Communications. Transfer students are not eligible for the award.
To be considered for a Park Scholar Award:
2. Complete the Park Scholar Award application in IC Connect by January 15, 2024, including:
- Three essays
- Two recommendation letters, from people who did not already provide a recommendation on the Common App
- One personal history
Please note: The Park Scholar application cannot be viewed and completed until the application for admission to Ithaca College has been completed. The Park Scholar application in IC Connect will not be accessible until the Common Application to Ithaca College is complete, and all applicants are advised to give themselves enough time to complete the Park Scholar application by completing their application to Ithaca College well before the January 15 deadline.