Scholarships and Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships

The MS in Publishing Program offers four assistantship positions each year for the Fall and Spring semesters:

  • Two Graduate Assistantships for the Publishing Multi-Media Lab in the Midtown Center
  • Two Graduate Assistantships for the Pace University Press at the downtown Press offices

The assistantships include a credit component and stipend. The selection process is highly competitive and requires proficiency in all social media platforms, excellent writing, editing, and communication skills, and proficiency in InDesign.

Interested students should fill out a Graduate Assistantship Application form, which is included in the “Graduate Application Information” Booklet. Send a resume and cover letter along with the application to the Director of the program no later than March 31st of each year. Decisions will be made by June 1 for the Fall/Spring academic year.

Scholarships

There are university and department scholarships awarded on the basis of merit and need. These scholarships are awarded at the time when your admission to the program is considered; there is no separate application process. The following is a list of the scholarships currently offered by the Pace University MS in Publishing Department.

Arthur Andersen Scholarship

The Arthur Andersen Scholarship is awarded to a student entering the MS in Publishing Program. The scholarship supports the need to educate students and prepare them for the profession of publishing.

Business Press of America Edgell Scholarship

The Robert Edgell Scholarship is awarded to a student who enters the Pace University MS in Publishing Program and pursues a career in specialized business publications.

Deloitte and Touche LLP Scholarship

The Deloitte and Touche LLP Scholarship is awarded to a deserving student entering the MS in Publishing program. The scholarship supports the need to educate students and prepare them for the profession of publishing.

David Pecker Scholarship

The David Pecker Scholarship is awarded to a deserving student entering the MS in Publishing program. The scholarship supports the need to educate students and prepare them for the profession of publishing. The scholarship is awarded based on merit and/or need.

Los Angeles Times/Herbert K. Schnall Scholarship

The Los Angeles Times / Herbert K. Schnall Scholarships are awarded to a minority students who enter the program and elect a career in publishing. Scholarships are based on merit and financial need.

The Sherman Raskin Scholarship

The Sherman Raskin Scholarship is given to a deserving student entering the program and is based on academic excellence as well as need.

The Reader’s Digest Scholarship

The Reader’s Digest Scholarship helps support deserving students who plan to work in the field of publishing. The scholarship is awarded annually by the English Department to a student who displays academic excellence, as well as need.