PRSA Nashville 2020 Scholarship Application
PRSA Nashville annually provides scholarship support to a full-time public relations student entering junior or senior year who demonstrates academic excellence and engages in professional development toward becoming a successful PR practitioner. Students must be enrolled in a university with a PRSSA chapter affiliated with PRSA Nashville’s chapter: Austin Peay State University, Belmont University, Lipscomb University, Middle Tennessee State University or Western Kentucky University.
This year’s scholarship amount is $1,000. Application information and the accompanying essay can be found below. Please submit to Jackie Cavnar at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5 p.m. CDT on Friday, July 24.
The scholarship recipient will be notified by Friday, August 7 and will be asked to attend the PRSA Nashville Parthenon Awards banquet Monday, August 31. Parthenon Awards details will be determined based on COVID-19 recommendations from Metro Nashville.
Applicant’s Name: ____________________________________________________
Applicant’s University: __________________________________________
Are you a member of PRSSA? __________________________________________
Are you a rising junior? ________________________________________________
Are you a rising senior? ________________________________________________
Please write a 350-word essay, 12 point type, double spaced on the following topic: This is how the PRSA Nashville Chapter Scholarship would advance my career and me as a professional.