Bob Shilling $3,000 Memorial Scholarship

2017 Scholarship Competition

2017 scholarship winner Anna Muckerman of the University of Maryland-College Park with

past CAPBA President and Scholarship Committee Chairman Rob Lang and Rob Shilling, son of Bob Shilling.

Scholarship Information

Thank you for your interest in the Bob Shilling $3,000 Memorial Scholarship, named in honor of past CAPBA President and Board Member Bob Shilling. The winner will receive the scholarship at the annual awards banquet at the Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City, Maryland, on Saturday, June 3, 2017. The winner will also receive a complimentary oceanfront room at the hotel, the awards reception and dinner and dessert party as well as the breakfast buffet on Sunday (and hopefully a beach day). Good luck.

WHO:    Scholarship is open to current sophomores, juniors and seniors majoring in mass communications or journalism at colleges and universities in Maryland, Delaware and Washington, D.C., or interns who have a permanent residence in Maryland, Delaware or Washington, D.C.

WHAT:   Opportunity to win a scholarship of at least $3,000 and regional recognition among professional broadcast journalists


DUE: Transcript must be e-mailed & application form must be received by May 1, 2017

Questions?  E-mail Rob at

Below: 2013 scholarship winner Lauren Libetti of Centennial College in Toronto with past CAPBA President Mike Hellgren and Scholarship Committee Chairman Bob Shilling