23 Dec 2013

YPN/PRSSA Career Contributions: January Program | Jan. 10

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PRSA Chicago is now accepting “YPN/PRSSA Career Contributions” submissions for the month of January. The program aims to contribute to the career growth of Chicago-area PRSA YPN and PRSSA members by providing opportunities to apply and receive free admission to upcoming PRSA/YPN Chicago events, socials and workshops. For the month of January, applications will be accepted for the following programs:

Submission Deadline: Friday, Jan. 10; 5 p.m. CST

Submission Process:

Click here to download the PRSA Chicago YPN/PRSSA Career Contributions application.

Scholarship submissions will be due Friday, Jan. 10 at 5 p.m. CST, and scholarship recipients will be notified by Tuesday, Jan. 14. Please submit all applications to Alexandra Demers (ademers@golinharris.com) and Joseph Tateoka (joseph.tateoka@edelman.com). 

Rules and Regulations:

  • Must be a young professional — graduated within the past five years — or active PRSSA member of a Chicago-affiliated chapter (i.e., Columbia College Chicago, DePaul University, Loyola University Chicago, Northern Illinois University, Roosevelt University, Valparaiso University).
  • If a young professional, must be a resident of Chicago, the Chicago suburbs or Northwest Indiana.
  • PRSA members and non-members may apply. Students must be current PRSSA members.
  • Can apply to multiple award levels, but may only receive one per year.
  • Attendance at awarded event is required.
  • After attending an event or joining PRSA, award winners must submit a recap (within two weeks) of “what I learned” (250–500 words), along with a headshot to be posted to the YPN Facebook page and PRSAChicago.com.
  • If summary is not submitted, individual will not be eligible to win future awards and may be required to repay financial obligations.