Purpose: To honor Arab American students who excel in media studies
Eligibility: College students enrolled in the 2016-2017 academic year majoring in journalism, radio, television, and/or film, and who are juniors, seniors, or in graduate school.
Applicants please submit the following items to the ADC Research Institute (HARD copy applications only):
Deadline: March 30, 2016
Note: Applications must be hard copy. Incomplete, or late applications will not be accepted.
Submit all materials to:
Jack G. Shaheen Scholarship
ADC Research Institute (ADCRI)
1990 M Street, NW Suite 610
Washington, DC 20036
If you have any questions, call (202) 244-2990 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2015 awards were presented in June 2015, during the ADC National Convention in Washington, DC.
The recipients of the 2015 Jack G. Shaheen Mass Communications Awards were:
Outstanding Achievement in Media Award
Jack Shaheen Scholarship Award
About Dr. Jack G. Shaheen:
Dr. Shaheen is an internationally recognized author and media critic who wrote the award-winning book and film, Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People. He has consulted with the United Nations and the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division and has been featured on numerous national network programs such as National Public Radio, CNN, MSNBC and The Today Show.