Bryan DeVasher Memorial Scholarship

The Bryan DeVasher Memorial Scholarship Fund is named for the longtime journalist and inspiring journalism educator who passed away on Oct. 30, 2018, at age 54. Bryan taught copy-editing at Virginia Commonwealth University’s Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture. This scholarship will be awarded to a rising sophomore, junior or senior student who embodies the traits that Bryan lived – a commitment to fair, accurate and compelling journalism.

College of Humanities and Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Submit a personal statement of 500 words or less addressing your interest in journalism. Please include how your work embodies a commitment to fair, accurate and compelling journalism.
  2. Provide one file with up to six writing or other samples of your work (published stories, articles, podcasts, websites, demo tapes, etc.). Reminder - you will need to consolidate your work into 1 file before uploading.