Betsy Plank/PRSSA Scholarship

Scholarship Amount

$5,000 USD

Application Deadline

May 26, 2017


To apply for this award, submit the following materials:

The application form (Word or PDF) signed by you, your Faculty Adviser and your Professional Adviser.
A letter of recommendation from your Faculty or Professional Adviser.
A signed statement of 300 words or fewer that outlines your commitment to public relations and its ethical practice.
Optional: Additional letters of recommendation from previous employers or professors.

Awards: First honor $5,000. Second honor $1,500. Third honor $1,000.


Applicants must be PRSSA members enrolled in an undergraduate public relations program and be college juniors or seniors. Eligible students may be nominated from each PRSSA chapter. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership, experience and commitment to public relations. Applicants need to include a 300-word statement of commitment to public relations.

Junior, Senior

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