Broadcasting and Journalism

Samuel H. Edsall Endowed Scholarship

Award amount is based on annual interest earnings on the endowment. Awards will be given in the Fall semester and in the Spring semester of each academic year.

CRITERIA:

  • Junior pursuing a B.A. degree in Broadcasting, specializing in television
  • Student should be in good academic standing
  • Demonstrate creative talent, commitment, leadership and professional ambition in television broadcasting
  • Involvement within the department
  • Student should be a practicing Christian
  • Preference given to a student in need

TERMS:

  • Award amount is based on annual interest earnings on the endowment. Awards will be given in the Fall semester and in the Spring semester of each academic year.
  • Awarded for academic year 2018-2019

SELECTION PROCESS:

  • The Department of Broadcasting and Journalism Chair, in conjunction with the department scholarship committee, will choose the recipient.
  • Selection will be made April 2018

APPLICATION PROCESS:

  • Application and essay addressing criteria should be submitted for consideration.
  • Applications should be submitted to the Department of Broadcasting and Journalism.
  • 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 & Journalism

CONTACT INFORMATION:

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