Broadcasting and Journalism

Mohammad Siddiqi PR Scholarship


  • Junior or senior standing
  • GPA 3.0 or higher
  • Currently enrolled in or has already taken at least one Public Relations course
  • Must be a journalism, communication, broadcasting, English or business major
  • Preferably has been a member of the public relations organization for at least one semester.


  • Annually one scholarship of $300.00 will be awarded to one student.
  • In any year in which there are no qualified applicants, income may be accumulated or reinvested in the endowment at the discretion of the administrator of the fund.

Selection Process

  • The recipient will be chosen by the Broadcasting and Journalism Scholarship Committee.
  • Selection will be made by September.

Inquiries should be sent to

Chairperson, Department of Broadcasting and Journalism
Sallee Hall 306, Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 298-2888

Application Process

  • The applicants are required to submit two letters of recommendation from faculty.
  • Include Journalism major GPA
  • Applications should be submitted to the Department of Broadcasting and Journalism.

Applications submitted online through

Scholarship Portal