Applications for the Sharon Little APR Legacy Fund Scholar Award are now closed.
Presented to those who have completed a graduate-level program between September 2017-December 2018 with a minimum overall standing of a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale (i.e., at the Master’s, Ph.D. or MBA-level in public relations or communications) and are a member in good standing of CPRS Hamilton for at least two years (at the time the award is presented), you may be eligible to receive a scholar award in the amount of $1,000.
The objective of the award is to promote the importance of continuous learning and professionalism in the field of public relations. Selection will be based on the submission that best meets the objective and criteria mentioned, including the highest marks among applicants. The Sharon Little APR Legacy Fund Scholar Award, which is administered by the Hamilton Community Foundation, is a permanent endowment fund established by CPRS Hamilton. This award was funded through the exceptional efforts of a committed group of members, led by Kimberlee Lambe, APR, that hosted a CPRS National conference in Niagara Falls.