Robert Crowley Memorial Prize for Excellence in Collegian Column Writing

Robert Crowley was a Journalism major and Collegian columnist who graduated in 1982.  He wrote columns for the New Bedford Standard Times until his death in an automobile accident. In order to be eligible for this scholarship, you must be a published Collegian columnist enrolled in a degree program at UMass. Previous winners are not eligible. To be considered you must submit three columns published during the 2017-2018 academic year in the Collegian. A committee of Journalism faculty selects the winner based on quality of writing, originality and effectiveness.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide an essay that describes the work that you have accomplished at the Daily Collegian. How has this work influenced your long term goals after graduation.
  2. Please upload your current resume.
  3. Please upload three samples of work published in the Daily Collegian
    • Sample 1
    • Sample 2
    • Sample 3