Broadcasting and Journalism

Stephanie Wilson Memorial 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:

  • Must be a rising senior student pursuing a B.A. degree in Broadcasting.
  • Must have a minimum of 2.5 overall GPA and a 3.0 in Broadcasting.
  • Must have completed a minimum of 90 semester hours at the end of Spring 2019 semester.
  • Recipient should demonstrate talent, commitment, excellence and professional ambition in broadcasting.
  • The scholarship shall be awarded to the top student (as determined by the Broadcasting and Journalism scholarship committee). If more than one student is considered qualified, preference shall be given to a student with demonstrated participation in broadcasting activities.

TERMS:

  • $250.00 per semester, for a maximum of two semesters.
  • Awarded for academic year 2019-2020.

SELECTION PROCESS:

  • Recipient will be chosen by the Broadcasting and Journalism Scholarship Committee.
  • Selection will be made April 2019.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

  • Application and letter addressing your plans after graduation
  • Resume
  • Portfolio or examples of work
  • Applications should be submitted to the Department of Broadcasting and Journalism.
  • APPLICATIONS ARE DUE ON FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019. APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE OR TO SALLEE 306, BY 4:00 P.M.

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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