Anson H. Rowe Award 2021 Application

Deadline to submit complete application is Monday, April 5, 2021 by 9:00 am.

Instructions for completing the application:

  • Application requires a resume, personal statement, and two on-campus references with contact information.
  • Combine and name your files: Award Name_Last Name, First Initial, i.e. "AnsonH.Rowe_Smith, J._Resume"
  • If your packet is too large - please complete the information below and then email the packet to hec58 [at] cornell.edu or drop off a hardcopy to 451 Mann Library Building.

The Anson H. Rowe Endowment Award is divided into two parts. One award will be granted to a senior and another will be granted to a junior. Applicants must be majoring in Communication. 

  • Overall scholastic achievement
  • Demonstrated proficiency and breadth of experience in interpersonal communication, public speaking, and/or radio and television;  
  • Financial need.
  • Only for the senior recipient: Awarded to a senior who has applied or has been accepted to a graduate program for Fall 2021.
  • Preference will be given to those planning to specialize in the areas of interpersonal communication, public speaking, radio or television.  

All applications must include the information below:

  1. Completed Application
  2. Resume
  3. Name and email of two references (on campus)
  4. Personal statement highlighting proficiency in interpersonal communication, public speaking, and/or radio and TV (no more than 1000 words). Seniors: your statement should also make note of your future plans regarding graduate or law school.
One file only.
100 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.
One file only.
100 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.