William M. Cavanaugh Student Grant Nomination Form

As part of the PR Club’s mission to develop and encourage the next generation of public relations professionals, the PR Club awards a $1,000 award to one junior or senior undergraduate student with the William M. Cavanaugh Student Award each year.

The award application is open to PR Club undergraduate juniors and seniors studying in an accredited journalism, public relations or communications program at a New England college or university. 

The deadline for 2023 Cavanaugh grant application is Monday, April 15, 2023, at 6 p.m. ET. Cavanaugh grant applicants are required to submit the following:

  1. Completed application form below.
  2. A recommendation by an internship/work supervisor or faculty member who has extensive knowledge of your abilities, work ethic and anticipated career path is required.
Did you know? The PR Club offers student memberships, too, to give you a head start on your career. If you are interested in becoming a student member, learn more and join here.  
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