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Dr. Paula M. Poindexter Research Grant

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The Minorities and Communication (MAC) Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication is accepting applications for the inaugural Dr. Paula M. Poindexter Research Grant. The grant honors the tireless work of Dr. Paula M. Poindexter, former MAC division head and former AEJMC president. Dr. Poindexter’s commitment to the division, AEJMC and the academy are invaluable.


Student Grant Application

Faculty Grant Application

Submissions will be judged based on the following criteria:

  1. Research relevance to the MAC Division
  2. Theoretical or conceptual insight
  3. Appropriateness of methodological approach
  4. Overall impression and research impact

The results will be announced at the Minorities and Communication business meeting at the AEJMC annual convention in Toronto. One student and one faculty submission will be awarded funding.

Grant recipients must provide a report on how they used grant funds by July 1, 2021.

The committee reserves the right to not award a grant winner in any given year. For questions, please contact Dr. Keonte Coleman at keonte.coleman@mtsu.edu

Updated on June 4, 2020.

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