Alberita Richards Semrad Scholarship Fund
The Alberita Richards Semrad Scholarship Fund supports tuition assistance of worthy undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions
Only School of Journalism and Mass Communication majors are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The application to apply for this and all other School of Journalism and Mass Communication scholarships is open the first two weeks of every December. Please visit our website for additional information on how to apply. Financial need is a requirement.
Ms. Richards Semrad lived to the age of 107, one year after being celebrated in On Wisconsin as the oldest living UW grad. She was a freelance writer for the Chicago Tribune and many other magazines, a society writer for the Chicago Daily News, an author, and hosted The Book Lady show on WTTW-TV in Chicago in the 1960s.
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