Deadline for Student Scholarship Applications is Oct. 19

The Richmond Public Relations Foundation, the 501(c)(3) charitable arm of PRSA Richmond, will accept applications from area college students for two $1,000 scholarships. The deadline to apply is Oct. 19.

The foundation annually administers the David P. Hurdle and William Dietrick Memorial Scholarships in honor of two esteemed former chapter members. The scholarship recipients are selected by the foundation’s board of directors.

Students from the following colleges/universities are invited to apply:

  • Longwood University
  • Randolph Macon College
  • University of Richmond
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Virginia State University
  • Virginia Union University

Scholarship winners will be announced at the Richmond PRSA Chapter luncheon on Nov. 18, 2015.

For complete application requirements and more information, visit