Scholarships, Grants & Awards

The EMF Department awards a number of annual scholarships.

Awards are made in the Spring for the following school year. Award amounts vary (check current application for amount). The deadline for EMF Scholarships is 3pm February 15th every year.

Apply using the EMF Scholarship Application.  Contact for more information about scholarship opportunities.

The EMF General Scholarship Fund

  • Declared EMF Major or Minor
  • Based on financial need, academic achievement and/or exceptional talent within a discipline

The Neal Fredericks Filmmakers Scholarship

  • Declared EMF Major
  • Full-time, entering junior year in fall of award
  • GPA of 2.0 or higher

The Barry Levinson Scholarship Fund

  • Declared EMF or Pre-EMF Major
  • Junior or senior status by fall of award
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Award based on demonstrated academic achievement

The O’Connor Scholarship

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
    award based on merit
  • Sincere interest in radio broadcasting
  • Two awards will be given

The Renegade Scholarship

  • Declared Major in Electronic Media & Film or Mass Communication & Communication Studies
    senior status
  • 3.0 GPA

The Michael J. Robinson Scholarship Fund

  • Declared EMF or Pre-EMF Major
  • Award based on merit with financial need a possible consideration
    preference given to students who work part-time during the academic year and full-time during summer break
  • Two awards will be given

The George F. Rogers Scholarship

  • Major in journalism, new media, public relations, advertising, or EMF
  • Must be a senior when receiving the award
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Major GPA of 3.25 or higher
  • non-renewable

The WTMD Scholarship Fund

  • Sophomore status by fall of award
  • Demonstrated promise for success in the radio profession
  • Preference given to students who work or volunteer for WTMD
    financial need is a possible consideration