Jack G. Shaheen Mass Communications Scholarship

Jack G. Shaheen Mass Communications Scholarships, 2015
17th Consecutive Year, 60 Recipients

Purpose: To honor Arab American students who excel in media studies

Amount: $1,000 

Eligibility: College students enrolled in the 2015-2016 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):
  • A one page statement explaining your goals and why you merit the scholarship, and stating that you are a U.S. citizen of Arab heritage
  • Two (2) original signed letters of recommendation from Mass Communications professors. Copies of your articles, DVD’s, films, and so forth (these items will not be returned to you)
  • Official academic transcripts (minimum 3.0 GPA)
  • Your permanent home address/phone number, e-mail address, and your phone number during the school year, if different

Deadline: Monday, March 30, 2015

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 organizing@adc.org.

Awards will be announced and presented in June 2015, during the ADC National Convention in Washington, DC.