1. Have a financial need
2. Demonstrate their PR passion through volunteer, internship, and employment experiences
3. Are dedicated to professional ethics and standards
The Foundation will send $2,000 payable directly to the selected student’s university on their behalf to fund educational pursuits.
Learn how the Axia scholarship has benefited our past winners
"I worked through college and depended on scholarships and financial aid to fill the gap, so it's important to our PR agency to give back and enhance the profession by investing in the next generation of PR practitioners and leaders."
Jason Mudd | Axia Public Relations founder
Applicants for the scholarship should be juniors or seniors in good academic standing at accredited universities and studying public relations or an equivalent major. Previous PR experience through volunteering, employment, or an internship is required.
For more information and to apply online, visit the PRSA Foundation's Axia Public Relations scholarship page.
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The PRSA Foundation's appointed committee makes all eligibility and selection decisions. Please contact the Public Relations Student Society of America or the PRSA Foundation with any questions.
Yes, this is a national scholarship. Students from any accredited college or university may apply.
No, you do not have to be a PRSSA member to receive the scholarship.
The PRSA Foundation administers the Axia scholarship, and all applications must be received through their site. They only accept applicants during the application period, which is typically late January to May. Please contact the PRSA Foundation with any additional questions, issues with the online application, or timing of the application period.
Please contact the PRSA Foundation.
Yes, we have a great PR internship at Axia for public relations students!