Dave Tracy Memorial Scholarship

Honors former broadcast reporter and Mayborn School of Journalism broadcast lecturer Dave Tracy.

Description, Requirements, and Other Information: 

Honors former broadcast reporter and Mayborn School of Journalism broadcast lecturer Dave Tracy. Tracy was a reporter at KDFW-TV in Dallas, Texas, from 1978 through 1984. His five-decade broadcast career brought accolades that include five Dallas Press Club "Katies" for Excellence in Journalism, and a Cable Ace Award. In 2013, he joined the Mayborn School of Journalism at the University of North Texas. He also served as the director of the Mayborn Multi-media High School Journalism Workshop from 2014-16.

  • Applicants must meet minimum entrance and continuing academic performance standards of the University.
  • Applicants must maintain full-time enrollment at UNT, unless they have fewer than twice the number of semester hours required to be full-time remaining in their degree program.
  • Applicants must be enrolled as full-time Mayborn School of Journalism undergraduate or graduate students.