This scholarship helps students needing financial assistance to complete their public relations education. The scholarship check will be payable to the winner’s university for use on his or her behalf, and can only be used to directly fund the winner’s educational pursuits.
by Public Relations Student Society of America
Public Relations Student Society of America
Daniel J. Edelman/PRSSA Award for the Outstanding Public Relations Student
Open to all PRSSA members, the Daniel J. Edelman/PRSSA Award recognizes members who have demonstrated exceptional leadership ability, a commitment to a career in the field and have contributed substantially to PRSSA.
Ruth Edelman/PRSSA Award for Achievement in Women’s Leadership Development
Open to all PRSSA members, the Ruth Edelman/PRSSA Award recognizes members who have demonstrated achievement in women’s leadership, women’s studies and/or contributions in the field to promote women’s issues.
Chester Burger Scholarship for Excellence in Public Relations
This scholarship encourages graduate public relations students to pursue careers in corporate public relations. Graduate students studying public relations, journalism or a related field with a minimum 3.0 undergraduate grade point average may apply.