Ward Creative Communications, Inc. Scholarship

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Undergraduate in the College of Communication
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Financial need

If you would like to be considered for this award, please provide an essay that addresses the following prompt:

Authenticity is a prerequisite to effective communication. Communications professionals often are perceived as spin-doctors - the antithesis of authentic communication. Give examples from recent or significant news when authenticity was clearly missing. How did the event unfold? What could have been different if communication had been more authentic between the parties involved and media? How would authenticity improve the world?

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