Established by the family and friends of Bob Gross, a sports reporter at the Lansing State Journal, who died in an accident early in his career. He had a 34-year career with the Lansing State Journal and received an award from the Greater Lansing Area Sports Hall of Fame for “Exemplary Dedication and Commitment to High School Sports.”
- This scholarship is for an entering freshman from mid-Michigan who has a demonstrated interest and intent of majoring in journalism and shows sincere promise as a journalist
- Preference may be given to students interested in being sports journalists
This scholarship is awarded in late spring. Deadline is March 1.