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Wendy O’Donnell Schmidt Memorial Scholarship (Deadline: August 15, 2016)

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Who Can Apply:

  • Scholarships are available to undergraduates who shall be juniors or seniors in the 2016-17 academic year and to graduate students at any level. Candidates should be enrolled in departments, programs, majors, or colleges in which emphases in journalism or mass communications are given.
  • Candidates must have a career goal in outdoors communication, demonstrated by submissions of printed or taped materials, job history, course record or other evidence of good faith.


  1. Current resume which includes present address, place and date of birth, job history, colleges and universities attended, major field of study, honors-awards-scholarships won, and any organizational offices held.
  2. An official academic transcript.
  3. Examples of outdoor communications work. Include tearsheets or copies of any published materials.
  4. A one- or two-page personal statement detailing career and life aspirations and goals.
  5. Two letters of recommendation from persons familiar with the candidate’s work, including one faculty member of the candidate’s college or university.*Applications lacking any of the above will not be considered

Deadline: August 15, 2016

Amount: $1,000


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