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Joel A. Thury Memorial Scholarship

Photo of Joel A. Thury

Joel A. Thury was an adjunct faculty member for Metropolitan Community College who taught English classes. He was known far and wide as "J.T." and previously taught high school English, Advanced English, Literature, Composition and Creative Writing classes in Creston and Missouri Valley, Iowa. Joel's sister, the late Karen Stein, established this scholarship in honor of Joel in 2010.

This scholarship pays for tuition, fees and books.

scholarship criteria:

  • Full-time students, majoring in Journalism
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0

Scholarships are usually offered during the spring and fall quarters. Scholarship availability varies depending on donor giving.

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