BALTIMORE, MD – The American Marketing Association Baltimore Chapter (AMA Baltimore) is now accepting applications for the 2020 Eileen Gwin Undergraduate Marketing Scholarship. Undergraduate junior and senior students pursuing a degree in marketing or a related field are eligible to apply. As in past years, AMA Baltimore is offering the following scholarship awards to qualified students:
- One (1) 1st place scholarship – $3,000
- Two (2) 2nd place book scholarships – $1,000
- Four (4) 3rd place book scholarships – $500
“These merit scholarships not only offer a quality opportunity for marketing students to ease the cost of tuition but also become familiar with the American Marketing Association and its resources — at both the national and local level,” says Anne Rubin, VP of Collegiate Relations.
Students are encouraged to apply if they are:
- A full-time, undergraduate student attending an accredited college or university in Maryland.
- Pursuing a degree in marketing or a related course of study (i.e. – General Business, Communications, English, Advertising, Public Relations, Market Research, etc.).
Applicants at 4-year colleges/universities must have enough credits to qualify him/her as a junior or senior as of the Fall 2020 semester. Full-time community college students planning to attend a 4-year college/university in Fall 2020 must have enough credits to qualify him/her as a junior upon transfer.
Past winners attended institutions like Johns Hopkins University, University of Maryland College Park, Towson University, Goucher College, Prince George’s Community College, and more. Applicants will be required to submit their transcript, resume, and two recommendation forms to be considered for these awards. They must also be available for a 30-minute phone interview with the Scholarship Selection Committee April 6-10, 2020. Applications are to be submitted no later than March 27th, 2020.
ABOUT AMA BALTIMORE
The American Marketing Association Baltimore Chapter is Maryland’s leading provider of networking, educational programming, and resources for marketing professionals. AMA Baltimore provides extensive opportunities for marketers to expand their networks, grow professionally, and learn about current industry trends.