A number of scholarships and tuition waivers are available through the Department of Communication. Interested students must complete an online submission with the WSU Scholarship Office by Feb. 1. Scholarships are awarded in April.
Activity Waivers: The Signpost, KWCR, Weber State News and the forensics program offer activity waivers to students on staff who are actively participating. See advisers of those organizations for more information.
Rodney H. Brady Scholarship: Recipient must be in electronic media. This scholarship is to be used to further studies and career goals in broadcasting.
Communication Studies Scholarship: Student must have a communication major with an emphasis in communication studies. Juniors and seniors may apply. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required, and financial need must be demonstrated. Applicants are required to submit a short essay.
Deseret News Publishing Scholarship: Recipient must be an outstanding print/Web journalism student with at least one more year of school. Criteria will be mutually agreed upon by the university and the Deseret News. Scholarships from this endowment will be awarded through screening and application.
Jack and Betty Lampros Scholarship: Recipients must have a journalism concentration.
Salt Lake Tribune Scholarship: Student must be majoring in communication with an emphasis in journalism and have at least one full year of college remaining at the time of award.
Society of Professional Journalists Scholarship: Recipient must be a declared communication major with a concentration in journalism or electronic media. Only members of the WSU student chapter of Society of Professional Journalists and students of sophomore standing or higher need apply.
Editorial Scholarship: Recipient must have 3.0 cumulative GPA and demonstrate skill in editorial writing, as determined by written submissions.