AMA Annual Student Scholarships will be awarded shortly for 2021!
AMA Richmond – Robert R. Barber Endowment Fund for Scholarship & Training
AMA Richmond will award three scholarships in 2021: a first place award of $3,500, along with a free AMA Richmond annual membership, a second place award of $2,000, and a third place award of $1,000 on behalf of the Robert R. Barber Endowment Fund for Scholarship and Training. Future scholarship amounts will be determined annually.
Eligibility Requirements and Scholarship Guidelines
The scholarships were awarded in May 2021.
AMA Richmond is proud to support the next generation of marketers with an annual scholarship program, the Robert R. Barber Endowment Fund for Scholarship and Training.
Contact Shelley Burns, Director of Collegiate Relations, at 804-837-4180 or e-mail email@example.com.
First Place Winner
Second Place Winner
Third Place Winner
In 2001, the Robert R. Barber Endowment Fund for Scholarship and Training was established and named for Bob Barber, CEO and co-owner of Barber Martin Advertising, who was the AMA-Richmond President for 1998-99. The goal of the fund was to reach $100,000 by 2008. Its mission was created to:
Since 2001, the fund has grown from $17,000 at its creation to just over $100,000 today, thanks to both corporate and individual contributions, as well as contributions of AMA-Richmond chapter funds raised through events.
The scholarship program fulfills Bob Barber’s original vision for AMA Richmond to help the next generation of marketers grow to be successful contributors to our marketing community and the marketing profession as a whole. It is one of the many ways the chapter supports marketing students today.