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Scholarships

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 Department of Communication Scholarships
 
Hanna Endowed Communication Scholarship
 
The Hanna Endowed Communication Scholarship was established in December 2009 to honor Dr. Michael S. Hanna, Professor Emeritus of Communication. Its purpose is to encourage a communication junior or senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0 at USA to excel in their track of study by awarding $2000.
 
The scholarship is dedicated to the memory of Hanna, a respected professor, mentor and communication practitioner, who served USA and the Mobile community for more than 25 years. He was chair of the department for five years, co-authored six textbooks and received numerous awards, including “Best Faculty Member” for Outstanding Service to USA International Students.
 
The scholarship's purpose is to encourage communication students at South Alabama to excel in their track of study by awarding a monetary scholarship.
 
Applicants should meet the following criteria:
1. Hold junior/senior status with a declared major in communication
2. Have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA
3. Demonstrate financial need.
 
Deadline
 
Contact
Nadia Bush
Chair, Scholarship and Awards Committee
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USA Department of Communication
6021 USA Drive South, Mobile, AL 36688
 
Recipients
 
 

2015-2016

Holly McKinley, Advertising

 

2014-2015

Jaclyn LeBatard, Public Relations
Destinee Bliss, Public Relations
 
2013-2014
 
Mary Beth Lursen, Print Journalism
Kristina Machen, Advertising
 
2012-2013
 
Timothy Borland, Print Journalism
Jimmy Orum, Public Relations
 
2011-2012
 
Bryan Bolin, Digital Cinema and Television
Amber Beasley Day, Digital Cinema and Television
 
2010-2011 Andrea Parker, Digital Cinema and Television  
2009-2010 Kendra Day, Broadcast Journalism