Broadcasting and Journalism

The Sigfred, Jeanette and Dean Johnson Scholarship in English and Journalism

CRITERIA:

  • Undergraduate student majoring in Journalism
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA at WIU or transfer 3.0 GPA for new transfers.
  • Preference is for an underrepresented minority who has proven financial need
  • An essay submitted from a Journalism class.

TERMS:

  • Amount of each award is $1000 to be disbursed ½ fall and ½ spring, usually to the student’s university account..

SELECTION PROCESS:

  • Recipient will be chosen by the Broadcasting and Journalism Scholarship Committee.
  • Selection will be made April 2018

APPLICATION PROCESS:

  • Applications are available in the Broadcasting/Journalism Office.
  • APPLICATIONS ARE DUE ON FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 2018. APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE OR TO SALLEE 306, BY 4:00 P.M.

An online application is available below.

submit online

An application form is available below.

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INQUIRIES:

  • Inquiries should be sent to the Chair, Department of Broadcasting and Journalism

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Department of Broadcasting & Journalism
Sallee Hall 306, Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 298-2888
Email: Broadcasting@wiu.edu