Deadline: Monday, March 21
The Foundation of WEPR (Women Executives in Public Relations) is offering a $2,000 scholarship for international students majoring in the Media and Communication Arts in the PR/Advertising Specialization at The City College of New York for the 2008-09 academic year. Men and women are welcome to apply.
Students are encouraged to apply if they meet the following criteria:
- Have international status
- Demonstrated academic competence (3.0 or higher current GPA)
- Student must have completed at least MCA 209 by Fall 2007 and must be either Juniors or Seniors in 2008-09.
- Evidence of serious intent to pursue a career in public relations, authenticated by faculty. This should include a statement by the candidate about his/her interest in the profession, and letter of support from the faculty. Information on relevant extracurricular activities and internships will be especially useful.
Eligible students should submit transcript, a 250-word essay on their interest in public relations as a career, resume and letter of support by a faculty member. Students may discuss any aspect of their education, professional experience, or career aspirations.
Cash awards will be made Spring 2008 to be applied to Fall 2008 tuition.
Please e-mail Professor Lynn Appelbaum with questions or with your letter of application.. Office S 472, Phone: