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Christine Edwards
Scholarship Coordinator
Phone: 217-581-7424

Cris Costantino
Office of University Development
Phone: 217-581-3313

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Terry McCullough Memorial Community Press Scholarship

Description:  The scholarship recipient shall be a Junior majoring in Journalism with the emphasis in news-editorials/newspapers. The recipient must intend to complete the entire program at EIU. The recipient must show a commitment to a community newspaper journalism career by: a) writing a statement (250 words) on his/her career objectives, and b) working on the DEN ( Daily Eastern News), the Heartland magazine, The Minority Today, and/or any other public, community newspaper. The recipient shall have a high academic standing. Financial need is a consideration, BUT only after the number of candidates has been reduced to three.

Year in School:Junior
Semester(s) of Selections:Spring
Semester(s) Awarded:Fall
Contact:Chair, Journalism Department - 217-581-6003