JSPRAA announces 2003 McCormick Scholarships

The Jersey Shore Public Relations and Advertising Association (JSPRAA), Red Bank, announced that it is accepting applications for its 2003 James R. McCormick Memorial Scholarship Awards for students in Ocean and Monmouth counties studying communication. The deadline for applying is Nov. 14.

Candidates must be nominated by an instructor in public relations, journalism, advertising, radio and/or television broadcasting, or an active dues-paying member of JSPRAA.

To qualify, candidates must be:

• Pursuing a degree or certified course of study in an accredited junior/community college, college, university of professional trade school

• Pursuing communications, public relations, journalism or advertising as a major course of study. Applications from candidates pursuing major studies in others fields, but whose main interest is communications, will also be considered

• Entering the second of a two-year course of study, or the second through fourth year of a four-year course of study (graduate students are not eligible)

For more information or an application, call Carol Ann at Brookdale Community College at (732) 224-2386 or visit www.jspraa.com.