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  • Scholarship program

  • Scholarship program
  • Scholarship program

    The PPPC Scholarship initiative was launched in 2007, with the goal of helping students receive the financial support they need to thrive in their education, while creating awareness for our incredible industry and showcasing new talent.

    Since its inception we are proud to say that 94 students have received a total of $141,000 in PPPC Scholarships, thanks to the support of many generous PPPC members. In 2017, a minimum of 8 Scholarships of $1,500 will be awarded to deserving students across Canada. All students currently enrolled in a business, marketing or related program at an accredited Canadian University or College are eligible to apply for a PPPC Scholarship.

    Application Deadline: May 31st

Apply For a Scholarship

A minimum of $12,000 in PPPC Scholarships are available this year!

In 2017, a minimum of 8 Scholarships of $1,500 will be awarded to deserving students across Canada. All students currently enrolled in a business, marketing or related program at an accredited Canadian University or College are eligible to apply for a PPPC Scholarship.

Apply for a scholarship

Eligibility

To be eligible for a PPPC Scholarship, a student must be enrolled within the last 12 months at an accredited college or university in Canada, in a full-time program leading to a certificate, diploma or degree, and seeking a career, in Sales, Marketing, Business, Management, or a related field.

All applicants must:
  • Have attained overall GPA of 70% or higher (copy of transcript required with application).
  • Be an active participant in student activities such as college/university publications, student governance, athletics and cultural activities.
  • Have grades validated by an instructor and a letter of support/endorsement.
  • Show proof of acceptance into a full-time program at an accredited college or university in Canada leading to a certificate, diploma or degree and who is seeking a career in Sales and Marketing, Business, Management or a profession specific to the promotion industry.

Application Requirements

The following must be included in your scholarship application:
  • A completed application form.
  • Essay.
  • A copy of your transcript.
  • Grades validation and letter of recommendation by an instructor.
  • Show proof of acceptance into a full-time program at an accredited college or university in Canada leading to a certificate, diploma or degree and who is seeking a career in Sales and Marketing, Business, Management or a profession specific to the promotion industry.

Essay guidelines

  • Describe your career objectives and goals.
  • What characteristics do you possess that will allow you to succeed in your field?
  • Why do you feel the Promotional Product Professionals of Canada should select you as a scholarship recipient?
  • Essays are to be a minimum of 1,000 words to a maximum of 1,500 words.
  • The document must be word processed in a 12-point font, double-spaced.
  • Pages must be numbered.
  • One essay submission per applicant.

Please note all essays submitted become the property of PPPC. Successful essays will be published by PPPC and may be, along with information about the winner, shared widely through PPPC website and media.

Sponsor a scholarship

By investing in education and providing students with the support they need to thrive in their education, we as an association are planting the seeds of growth for the future of our industry. Not only are we enhancing their future, we’re building ours! Help build the future of our industry and spread the word about PPPC Scholarships!

As a Scholarship sponsor, your company will be recognized for your contribution. Your logo will be prominently displayed on the PPPC Scholarship website and in various scholarship communications. All proceeds will be donated to the PPPC Scholarship Initiative.

The advantages of sponsoring a PPPC Scholarship :
  • "Pay it Forward" by sponsoring a qualified student.
  • Have your scholarship named after you, your company or a deserving leader.
  • Introduce the scholarship program to your own employees and family members.
  • Boast the PPPC Scholarship sponsor icon on your website and show that you are committed to giving our youth a chance to grow!
  • Promote Your Brand! All PPPC Scholarship sponsors will be highlighted in the PPPC Weekly, on the website and via social media.

Sponsor a scholarship

Get involved

Spread the word about the PPPC Scholarship program

Share the PPPC Scholarship link on social media using the hashtag #PPPCScholarship

Share the PPPC Scholarship link on your company website

Encourage a student you know to apply for a scholarship

Download the PPPC Scholarship Flyer and post it in your office for all to see!

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