Stoody-West Graduate Fellowship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.umcom.org/about/stoody-west-fellowship
  • Contact
  • Stoody-West Fellowship Committee
  • Address
  • United Methodist Communications Ministry Team
  • PO Box 320
  • Nashville, TN 37202-0320
  • Email Address
  • scholarships@umcom.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 15, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $6,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Stoody-West Fellowship in religious journalism is offered in recognition of the work and lives of Dr. Ralph Stoody and Dr. Arthur West, who were leaders in public relations and information services in The United Methodist Church. The grant is awarded to assist a United Methodist student who intends on pursuing a career in religious journalism.

    The purpose of the fellowship is to enhance the recipient's professional competence and thereby help to perpetuate the standards exemplified by Ralph Stoody and Arthur West. Religious journalism is interpreted to include news writing for secular press, church press and for church institutions. The committee considers all news and journalism forms, including electronic and broadcast media, as well as print.

    Applicants are judged on:
    -Christian commitment and involvement in the United Methodist Church
    -Academic achievement
    -Experience in journalism, or evidence of journalistic talent
    -Clarity of purpose, plans, and goals for the future
    -Potential professional ability as a religious journalist

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