To apply for The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication Scholarships for the fall 2016/spring 2017 academic year, please complete the 2016-2017 WSU General Application. Your one application will automatically be matched to the Murrow College of Communication scholarships in which you meet the criteria.
Applications will be reviewed by the scholarship committee and selections will be made in spring, 2016. Notifications of awards will be sent at that time with instructions for receiving funds in your student account at the beginning of the semester for fall 2016 and/or spring 2017.Important Scholarship Information:
- Student scholarships awarded by The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication will be limited to two (2) awards or $3,000 (whichever comes first) per academic year. This limitation does not include Murrow College of Communication project-based awards (i.e., Backpack Journalism, Murrow Expeditions, Boeing Scholars Program, Harold Frank Scholars, Internship awards, etc).
- The application is currently available online >>>CLICK HERE
- Students who have been awarded renewable scholarships must reapply annually and confirm they have met the minimum requirement(s) in order to continue to receive their scholarship(s).
- Submit your application online by the January 31st deadline
- Scholarships and internships come with the responsibility to communicate with, and hopefully meet with your benefactor or a funding representative.
- Thank you letters are required.
- A scholarship and/or internship video and/or photo may be part of the award process.
- You may be asked to provide testimonials or other communication during your funded year.
- Scholarships and internship awards will not be dispersed until fall 2016 and/or spring 2017.
- Recipients of internships must also meet the internship requirements.
- Many of our scholarship and internship donors are Murrow grads and they are keen to learn how their investment in your career is bearing fruit. You will find that these people are often fabulous resources for your student and professional life.
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