JAMS Scholarships - Journalism Track PLCHLDR

JAMS majors with a concentration in the journalism track can use this application to apply for multiple JAMS scholarships

Criteria include:

  • Major in the Department of Journalism, Advertising and Media Studies with a focus in journalism
  • Full-time student
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Demonstrated financial need as shown on the FAFSA

For optimal consideration, students should fill out these parts of the general scholarship application:

  • Co-curricular Activities
  • Community Service and Volunteer Work
  • Work Experience
  • Academic and Career Goals
  • Honors and Awards

Varies up to $4,000
School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies Program, College of Letters & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. What is/are your concentration(s) within the JAMS major?
  2. Why have you chosen to major in JAMS and what are your career aspirations?
  3. Do you have a current relationship with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Milwaukee operations of E.W. Scripps Co. (for example, WTMJ-TV) or Gannett Wisconsin (for example, the Green Bay Press Gazette)? Examples of a relationship would include that you have worked at one of these companies or that you are related to someone who has worked at or retired from one of these companies. If yes, please describe the relationship. If no, please enter "no."