EMC encourages students to also apply for scholarships through the University (http://www.mtsu.edu/financial-aid/scholarships/).
You’ll need the signature of an EMC faculty member as your Faculty Sponsor. The signature should come from a faculty member who can speak to your participation in the EMC department (projects, student organizations, volunteering, etc.).
If you are interested in applying for any of the EMC departmental scholarships, please return the completed Department Scholarship Application Form to:
The EMC Department Office
John Bragg Mass Communication Building
Anna Lee Wall Memorial Scholarship
Description: Annual award to a female student who is emphasizing electronic media journalism as her program of study. This endowed scholarship-established by the Department and her sorority, Alpha Delta Pi-is in memory of Anna Lee Wall, an Electronic Media Journalism student, who died in an automobile accident on May 4, 1997.
Heather Uffelman Memorial Scholarship
Description: Annual award. This endowed scholarship-established by both the Electronic Media Communication Department and the English Department-is in memory of Heather Uffelman, who died in 1992, the victim of a robbery.
Les Jamison Memorial Scholarship
Annual award. This scholarship must be awarded to a student majoring in radio/television with emphasis in radio.
Michael J. Kettenring Scholarship
Description: Annual awards, based on interest generated by endowment. Michael J. Kettenring was president and general manager of WSMV-TV, Nashville, Tennessee, for 15 years. This endowed scholarship is his way of repaying the community for its support.
Electronic Media Communication Department Scholarship
Description: Annual awards to Electronic Media Communication students.
Tennessee Association of Broadcasters Scholarship
Annual awards to Electronic Media Communication students in memory of Jill Green.
Country Radio Broadcaster's Scholarship
Thanks to the generosity of the Country Radio Broadcaster’s organization, EMC will award scholarship to those majors who have earned candidacy and who have expressed a desire for a career in radio.
News Channel 5 Scholarship
Annual award to Electronic Media Communication students.
David & Mary Elizabeth Thomas Memorial Scholarship
Annual award to Electronic Media Communication students
Dr. Tom Berg Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This endowment is established by Jason Berg for the purpose of providing scholarships to students in the Electronic Media Communication Department in the College of Mass Communication at Middle Tennessee State University.
Information on additional scholarships will be posted as it becomes available.
If you are interested in applying for any of the above scholarships, please return the Departmental Scholarship Application Form to Prof. Kevin McNulty, Scholarship Committee Chair, room 232B, or the office of the Electronic Media Communication Department, room 250, MTSU P.O. Box 58.
The 2015 application deadline is Friday, March 6th, 2015.
For complete information about the BLUE SPARK AWARDS, go to http://emcmtsu.com/spark/