Wayne N. Thompson Graduate Scholar
NOTE: THIS SCHOLARSHIP REQUIRES OUTSIDE APPLICATION. Eligible students will be contacted by department staff to apply.
This account was established in 1989 through a bequest from the estate of Dr. Wayne N. Thompson. Thompson was a 1936 WIU grad who went on to get his PhD and become a noted professor in the discipline of speech communication; he was also a prolific researcher, ranking among the top 20 scholars of the century.
- Communication major
- Graduate student
- Minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA
- Must have completed 18 units toward his/her master’s degree in Communication
- Questions regarding eligibility? Contact:
- Department of Communication