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WWU Pete Steffens Native American Scholarship applications open through May 8

January 29th, 2015 All Day - May 8th, 2015

The Western Washington University Department of Journalism offers several scholarships for declared journalism pre-majors and majors. The department offers one scholarship for incoming freshmen: The Pete Steffens Native American Scholarship.

This scholarship was established in honor of former professor Pete Steffens; an advocate, journalist and one of the founding professors of the Department of Journalism. Western students are eligible to receive the scholarship in any year of their studies, from their freshman year through graduate studies. 

Preference is given to Native American and other Indigenous students from the US or Canada, those with financial need and students interested in studying Journalism.

Applicants should complete out the application form to apply by Friday May 8, 2015.