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Cleveland Professional Organization Set to Award Scholarships to Marketing Students
American Marketing Association Northeast Ohio Chapter to Award Two Scholarships
Cleveland, OH – October 17, 2016 – a Northeast Ohio professional organization seeks to award a pair of $1,000 scholarships to outstanding area marketing students. The American Marketing Association Northeast Ohio Chapter (AMA NEO) will award both an undergraduate and graduate student that “exemplify a keen understanding of marketing principles and the strategic application of those principles.” The scholarship is presented by Avery Dennison and those interested may apply online at www.ClevelandAMA.com.
The deadline for application is 11:59 p.m. on October 31st, and complete rules and eligibility are available online. Applicants will be asked to share more information about themselves, as well as address a marketing challenge in essay form as presented by Avery Dennison.
Selection will be based on applicants meeting eligibility requirements and selection criteria. A judging panel consisting of two AMA NEO board members, two local marketing professors and one executive marketing professional will review applications and select an undergraduate and graduate winner. The selection will also be announced to local media, shared on Cleveland AMA’s social media channels, and mentioned on the Cleveland AMA website.
The scholarship award will be distributed through the Financial Aid Office of the recipient’s school and is to be used for tuition payment. Anyone with any questions may email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About AMA NEO
Founded in 2016 as the merged Cleveland and Akron/Canton AMA Chapters, AMA NEO provides professional development and networking opportunities that serve to assist the growth and success of the Northeast Ohio marketing community. The American Marketing Association is the most relevant force and voice shaping marketing around the world. The professional development organization fosters a community for marketers and academics designed to inspire curiosity, debate and connection, and provides the tools, education and training needed to be more successful.