Bodie McDowell Scholarship

  • Scholarship Intent: This scholarship is for outstanding grad and undergrad students pursuing professional careers in outdoor writing, radio, and television; wildlife or outdoor photography, art, lecturing, or video and filmmaking.
  • Criteria:
    1) The scholarship is open to qualified undergraduate (junior and senior) or graduate students. The scholarship program is open to all college students, undergraduate and graduate, from all disciplines and all schools
    2) Bodie McDowell Scholarships are awarded in both graduate and undergraduate categories. There is no limit to the number of candidates that can apply from one college or university.
    3) Each candidate should have a career goal in outdoor communications, demonstrated by submission to OWAA of printed, film or taped material, job history, course orientation or other evidence of good faith. Outdoor communication broadly includes print, film and tape media, as well as outdoor art.
  • Major: Multiple: Journalism, Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts, Mass Communication, Photography, Art
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Upper Division(Junior/Senior); Grad: Any
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: HALF-TIME; Grad: HALF-TIME
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Outdoor Writers Association of America
  • Contact Person title:
  • Street Address: 615 Oak St., STE 201 Missoula, Montana 59801
  • Phone Number: (406) 728-7434
  • Extension:
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  • Number of Awards: varies
  • Deadline: March 1