Robin M. Urbanski Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Award: $1,000
This scholarship is designed to honor a student for his/her mentoring of others and his/her commitment to public relations.

The Nominee
Must be entering his or her junior or senior year in college
Must be a major in public relations, journalism, or a related field
Must be studying to prepare for a career in public relations
Must possess a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Must be attending a four year accredited institution
Must be in good standing as a member of a PRSSA Chapter
Application Materials

To apply, submit the following materials:

Completed nomination form (Word or PDF)
One recommendation letter made by someone other than the applicant who can address the ways the applicant has helped others in their career and professional development, and how that individual has demonstrated their potential to be a strong mentor of others in the field of public relations, in a letter of no more than two pages.
Essay of no more than two pages, written by the applicant, explaining the applicant’s commitment to a public relations and a career in the industry
Current resume
Official academic transcript

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 1,000

Deadline: 2020-09-12


Sponsoring Organization Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane, 11th Fl
New York, NY 10038-5150

Contact Person: Heather Harder, Vice President of Member Services

Phone: (212) 460-1474

Fax: (212) 995-0757