School of Journalism and Mass Communication Scholarships: Deadline is Feb. 12

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Looking for scholarships for next school year?

Apply for the School of Journalism and Mass Communication’s 2012-21013 Scholarships by Feb. 12.

Here’s what to do:

1. Fill out the Scholarship Application Form 2012-2013. You can find this at:

2. Prepare an essay about yourself and a portfolio that can be submitted into a Google Docs folder.

3. Within 48 hours of Step 1 (filling out the online form) the Google Docs folder will be created for you. You’ll receive an email to notify you when you receive access to the folder. Access will be permitted until the deadline of Feb. 12, 2012.

To upload your essay and portfolio:

A. Log into Flashline

B. Click on the Docs icon at the top of the page

C. Look for folder with your last name, first name and JMC SCH 2012-2013

                      Example: Dudley, Anne JMC SCH 2012-2013

D. Open your folder and click the arrow icon in the upper left corner to upload your material. Or, open “Create” to enter your materials.

Remember to include your name on any documents that you upload to your folder. Only upload to your folder.

Scholarship winners will be notified by email on Friday, March 16, 2012. A list will also be posted in the Reading Room in Franklin Hall on that date.

For a list of all the JMC scholarships and details on the selection process visit the JMC Scholarship website.

Questions? Contact Sharon Marquis by phone at 330-671-8281 or by email at For Google Docs questions, contact Darlene Contrucci at



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