SPJ Kansas Pro Chapter Journalism Scholarships for Students in Kansas

The Kansas Pro Chapter expects to offer scholarships totaling at least $11,000 this year to deserving college sophomores, juniors and seniors planning careers in journalism. Click here for an intereactive PDF application: http://www.wichitagridiron.com/assets/SPJappform-Interactive_2019.pdf 


Elliott School Scholarships


Victor Murdock Scholarship

The $5,000 Victor Murdock Scholarship ($1,250/year) is awarded to an entering college freshman who intends to major in journalism at Wichita State University. 

Scholarships for returning Elliott School students

Applications for Elliott School of Communication Scholarships are available. The ESC has a generous scholarship program, so take the time and initiative to apply. Here are the steps.

  1. Complete the WSU Liberal Arts & Sciences scholarship application.
  2. Complete the Elliott School general scholarship application.
  3. You will also need the following supporting materials:
  • Résumé (Please be specific about relevant communication experience, including internships and other professional experience.)
  • One-page letter of application to the scholarship committee. Please include information about financial need and other scholarships you're receiving if applicable.
  • Transcripts from WSU and any other colleges (unofficial transcripts are acceptable)