Excellence in Communication

Departments: Communication and Journalism Categories: Communication and Journalism
Amount One award of $100.
Availability Available
Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must be continuing outstanding communication and journalism majors with emphasis in organizational communication, communication studies, or public communication, OR mass communication majors with an emphasis in public relations.

Applicants must have a minimum major GPA of at least 3.2 and provide proof of active involvement in an organization related to their major (e.g., CJO, IABC, PRSSA, SHRM, SRI, TV-10, WUEC-FM, etc.) and/or employment and/or internship in a communication/mass communication related field (e.g., WEAU-TV, WQOW-TV, Post House, WPR, Mayo Clinic Eau Claire, United Way, etc.) at the time of application. Applicants must have demonstrated excellence in oral, written and/or visual communication skills.

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 will select the recipient.
Selection Deadline Early to mid-April.
Notification

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

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

Thank You A letter of gratitude addressed to the Excellence in Communication Scholarship Committee should be submitted directly to the communication and journalism program assistant.