Scholarships & Grants

The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation supports educational opportunities for professional and aspiring broadcasters. Students can apply for scholarships, schools can apply for funding to assist learning, and photographers can apply for a grant to spend on honing their craft.

Student Scholarship Program

The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation offers two $2,500 scholarships and two $1,500 scholarships to assist students enrolled in media related educational programs at public or private colleges/universities, broadcast/media schools and Wisconsin Technical Colleges. Students who meet eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply for these scholarships. The deadline for application is 4 p.m., Friday, Nov. 4, ...Full Story from Student Scholarship ProgramFull Details

Rick Jowett Fellowship

Educational Opportunity for Photographers The Rick Jowett Fellowship was established in 2017 by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation to support educational opportunities for photographers and videographers who work in media in Wisconsin. Recipients of the fellowship can use the grant for professional development in the areas of photography and videography. Applicants must specify how the ...Full Story from Rick Jowett FellowshipFull Details

Results Broadcasting Education Grant

Results Broadcasting has established a $1,000 Education Debt Assistance Grant to help broadcasters pay off their student loans. This grant is available to individuals currently employed in Wisconsin broadcasting or related media. Applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be currently employed at a Wisconsin broadcast radio, television or related media company Must have completed ...Full Story from Results Broadcasting Education GrantFull Details

Engineering Fellowship Grants

The WBA and the WBA Foundation appreciate those who have chosen broadcast engineering as a profession. We realize that all broadcast engineers must stay current in broadcast engineering knowledge, skills, practices, and technologies, and that involves an investment of time and money. As the broadcast industry evolves, so must our understanding of how to implement ...Full Story from Engineering Fellowship GrantsFull Details

Educational Support Grants

The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation is suspending the 2020 Educational Support Grants. This decision is necessary due to the impact of COVID-19 on the WBA Foundation funds that are used to support these annual grants. It is our hope the Foundation will be in a position to offer the grants in 2021. We will certainly ...Full Story from Educational Support GrantsFull Details