In order to apply for this scholarship, the applicant must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:
- Be a junior or senior
- First preference will be given to a Communication major with an Organizational Communication emphasis who is an U.S. American student of color with African, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian, or Asian descent and/or a student with a documented disability who is a Communication major with an Organizational Communication emphasis
- Second preference will be given to any Communication and Journalism major who is a U.S American student of color and/or a student with a documented disability who is pursuing any one of the CJ department's other majors
- Have a minimum resident and major GPA of 3.0
- Have completed 60 credits by the time the scholarship money is deposited into their tuition account
Dr. Sally Webb began her teaching career at the Wisconsin State University-Eau Claire on September 1, 1965. She was the recipient of an Excellence in Teaching Award in 1992 and the first Student Senate Advisor of the Year Award in 1998, as well as other awards. Dr. Webb officially retired from teaching in 2002, but not from her commitment to faculty and students at UW-Eau Claire. Her fundraising work, which began in 2005 for the UW-Eau Claire Foundation, helps to create new and enhance existing scholarships for the deserving UW-Eau Claire student.