Ann Devroy Scholarship

Departments: Communication and Journalism Categories: Communication and Journalism
Amount One award of $2,000.
Availability Annually.
Eligibility Criteria Recipient must show exceptional promise and ability as a journalist, including demonstrated interest in, and aptitude for, a reporting or editing career. Outstanding contributions to on-campus journalism, including excellence in reporting and commitment to the high journalistic standards exemplified by Ann Devroy in her career.
Application Procedure Go to the Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network. Complete the Communication and Journalism Scholarship Application.
Selection Procedure The Communication and Journalism Scholarship Committee and The Spectator adviser will select the recipient.
Selection Deadline Early to mid-April.
Notification

The chair of the department will send notification to the recipient.

The winner of this award is expected to be present at the annual Ann Devroy Memorial Forum held in late April unless the CJ department chair excuses him or her for an unavoidable absence, such as studying abroad or in national student exchange.

The recipient is also expected to attend the Communication and Journalism Student Excellence Recognition Reception held the last day of spring classes.

Special Notes Established in 1998 to recognize the outstanding journalistic work of 1970 alumna Ann Devroy (1948-1997) and stimulate and assist journalism students to emulate her professional achievements.
Thank You Letters of gratitude addressed to Mr. Milton Coleman, Mr. Mark Matthews, and to the Devroy Scholarship Committee should be submitted directly to the department of communication and journalism program assistant.