Jessica was a freshman at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville studying public relations. Each year we hold a benefit to to honor Jessica and Kelli, and raise money for their scholarship funds.
in honor of Jessica’s memory a scholarship has been established to benefit Collinsville High School students who are interested in a public relations career.
The Jessica Uhl Memorial Scholarship is available to students at Collinsville High School who will be attending SIUE as freshmen, pursuing a major in the public relations track of Speech Communications. Applicants must have an overall grade point average of a B or better, are required to write a short essay, and are asked to present two letters of recommendation from high school teachers. Please check back for updated information about the 2012 school year deadline.
More information on this scholarship is available from the guidance counselors at Collinsville High School, or by contacting SIUE’s Speech Communication Department at (618) 650-3090.