Our mission is to be the premier resource providing leadership that advances the public relations profession and is the catalyst for the success of our members.

We are proud to offer various scholarships that support our current and future PR professionals.

Scholarships

International Conference 

As a benefit to our valued members, PRSA Orlando is excited to offer a member scholarship towards the 2018 International PRSA Conference in Austin, TX October 7-9, 2018!

About the Conference:

The PRSA International Conference in Austin will spotlight the intersection of technology and media, and lead the competition by providing unparalleled information, strategies and tools for the new trends impacting the industry — essential to your professional success. This year’s Conference will expand your network with powerful colleague connections and enhance your skill set with the latest best practices. Click here for more information.

About the Scholarship:

In 2018, PRSA Orlando will award an International Conference scholarship of $750, to cover a portion of your attendance expenses. The Chapter will award the scholarship funds via check to the chose recipient and it is the responsibility of the recipient to register for the conference and make travel arrangements. If for some reason the recipient is not able to attend the conference, the funds shall be returned to the chapter and the scholarship will be awarded to someone else.

The application period for this scholarship has closed. Please check back for more information.


Sunshine District Conference 

As a benefit to our valued members, PRSA Orlando is excited to offer a member scholarship to the 2018 PRSA Sunshine District Conference.

About the Conference:

Join Florida’s leading public relations professionals and industry leaders July 12-14, in Jupiter, FL. The premier event features professional development workshops presented by nationally recognized experts in media relations, social media, crisis communications, and more. Click here for more information.

About the Scholarship:

In 2018, PRSA Orlando will award one Sunshine District Conference scholarship to cover the cost of registration, hotel accommodations and an additional stipend towards mileage, meals, etc. The chapter will register and pay for the registration fee for the selected recipient. If for some reason the recipient is not able to attend the conference, the scholarship will be awarded to someone else.

The application period for this scholarship has closed. Please check back for more information.


PRSA Orlando/Frank R. Stansberry Scholarship

Your contribution to the PRSA Orlando/Frank R. Stansberry Scholarship at UCF will help encourage bright, eager young men and women to major in public relations and become the next generation of practitioners.

Donating is easy and tax deductible. Please see the following two methods to which you may donate.

Online Giving

Visit the UCF Foundation’s College of Sciences Giving Page and designate the “PRSA Orlando/Frank Stansberry Scholarship” under Donation Information.

Giving by Mail

Checks should be written to THE UCF FOUNDATION, INC. with a note in the memo section that reads STANSBERRY SCHOLARSHIP. Please include a note that your gift is for the PRSA Orlando/Stansberry Scholarship. Send your gift to:

Ray Allen
Director of Development
UCF Foundation, Inc.
College of Sciences
PO Box 161997
Orlando, FL 32816-1997
Phone: 407-823-1953
E-mail: ray.allen@ucf.edu

For more information about the scholarship, contact Wendy J. Roundtree at wendygustama@gmail.com.

The application period for this scholarship has closed. Please check back for more information.