The Jack Shelley Scholarship is presented by the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association to recognize outstanding promise in the field of broadcasting. MBJA awards one $1,250 scholarship each year to be used for broadcast education in the six-state MBJA region (IA, MN, ND, NE, SD & WI)
Applicants must be full-time college or university students with an anticipated graduation date of August ’18 or later. The scholarship is awarded based on the following three criteria: dedication to broadcast journalism as a career; academic achievement; and experience in the field of broadcast journalism, which includes internships, part-time or full-time jobs and volunteer work. The award is named for the late Jack Shelley, long-time anchor and News Director at WHO/Des Moines and Professor Emeritus at Iowa State University.
The deadline for application submission is Friday, March 9, 2018