Dick Nelson Memorial Sports Broadcasting Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarships is to assist students pursuing careers in broadcasting/multimedia journalism who have a desire to become an on air personality and a passion for Laker Athletics.

  • Recipients of this scholarship shall have been accepted for or currently enrolled at GVSU.
  • Must be an undergraduate senior and enrolled for 12 credit hours or more with a declared major in multimedia journalism
  • Shall be making satisfactory academic progress according to the norms established by the University

Financial need may be considered but is not required, and shall be demonstrated by the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Renewal Criteria: This scholarship may not be renewed.

Family, Friends and Colleagues of Richard Hodsdon Sr.
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe your reasons for pursuing a career as an on air personality, how your education at Grand Valley will help you achieve your goals and how you feel about Laker Athletics.