October 27, 2017

The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships

Applications must be received no later than April 15th for the 2018 - 2019 academic year.

The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation awards scholarships to outstanding undergraduate students studying television and film production. Awards of up to $3,500 per academic year are given to juniors and seniors who demonstrate academic excellence, financial need and professional potential. 


  • To be eligible for a King Family Foundation undergraduate scholarship, you must be a full-time film or television major about to enter your junior or senior year in a degree-granting program at an accredited 4-year U.S. college or university.
  • A maximum of $3,500 is available for each of the third and fourth academic years. If you are awarded a King Foundation scholarship for your junior year, you are automatically eligible for an equal amount in your senior year.
  • To qualify, you must maintain a "B" average or better and verify your grade point average by providing the Foundation office with an official transcript by no later than June 30.

Application Materials

  • Application (see link below)
  • An official copy of your most recent transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation/support
  • Personal statement


All application materials must be received by April 15th for consideration for the 2018 - 2019 academic year. You can download the application online at http://www.kingfoundation.org/eligibility.html.


Please mail all application materials in an envelope to:

Mr. Michael Donovan, Educational Director

Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation

400 Madison Avenue, Suite 8D

New York, NY 10017

Contact Information

Name: Student Services
Email: studentservices@cinema.usc.edu
Phone: 213.740.8358