In a given academic year, we offer scholarships in Journalism, Speech and Theatre. The applications for these Scholarships will be available in January. The deadline for the Department Scholarship is in April. For students who may be looking for additional scholarship information you may go to the Scholarship Office located in 251 Sparks Hall.Apply Now
The scholarship was established by Dr. Colleen McEdwards and Scott Burnside in honor of her mother, Eleanor McEdwards, who was dedicated to creating and promoting opportunities for international travel and study among young people. Because of Eleanor’s dedication, Dr. McEdwards was able to participate in study abroad programs throughout the former Soviet Union, and then went on to become an anchor and correspondent for CNN International.
It recognizes GSU’s most outstanding public relations major and awarded to a junior or senior journalism major who has demonstrated a commitment to professionalism, high ethical standards, devotion to the profession of PR, and outstanding academic achievement.
Scott-Norcostco Theater Scholarship: Established through the generous gifts of Norcostco Inc., the Scott-Norcostco Foundation, and the Scott family. Awarded annually to an outstanding student in technical theater.