Mollie E. Buckley Scholarship Fund - Journalism
The Mollie E. Buckley Scholarship Fund in Journalism was established in 2002 with gifts from co-workers, colleagues and friends to recognize and honor Mollie’s 40-year career in communications.
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. Preference in selection is given to junior and seniors within strategic communications. Special preference is given to female students who demonstrate a commitment to nonprofit strategic communications.
Mollie Buckley received her degree in Journalism from UW-Madison in 1961. She edited The Badger Yearbook, and stayed on in Madison after graduation, joining the Memorial Union Staff. Mollie served as director of public information for the University of Wisconsin Center System, and as director of public information and membership for the Madison Art Center. She joined the University of Wisconsin Foundation in 1984 as director of communications, and was named vice president in 2001.
- School of Journalism and Mass Communication