Serving the public relations professionals and students of Starkville and Mississippi State University


Chapter Scholarship Guidelines



is awarding a $250 scholarship to a deserving student!

Application Deadline: Friday, Jan. 13, 2017


  • Must be a full-time MSU student majoring or minoring in a communication-oriented field such as communication, graphic design or marketing.
  • Scholarship committee reserves the right to determine acceptable majors/minors/concentrations.
  • Application Requirements
    • Official college transcript
    • Three letters of recommendation from individuals connected to the applicant’s school (i.e. professor or adviser) or communication-related work experience (i.e. employer or internship supervisor)
    • 500-word essay titled “What I hope to offer the field of communication”
  • Winner will be selected on the basis of academic excellence (25%), work experience (25%), and content of essay (50%).
  • Winner will be announced and presented with a $250 cash award at the January chapter meeting.


Bekah Sparks

Starkville/MSU PRAM President


Send applications to:

Bekah Sparks

Extension Center for Technology Outreach

Box 9662

Mississippi State, MS 39762