Neumeier Family Leadership Award

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The scholarship check will be payable to the winner’s university for use on his or her behalf, and can only be used to directly fund the winner’s educational pursuits.

Eligibility:
*Undergraduate or graduate student in good academic standing.
*Enrolled in an accredited college or university.
*Current PRSSA member who has demonstrated an outstanding record of effective leadership in the Public Relations Student Society of America (at the chapter, regional or national level) and/or other campus or community organizations.

Application:
*A completed application form.
*A recommendation letter of no more than two pages from a faculty member, PRSSA Adviser or community leader attesting to the application’s leadership qualities.
A one page résumé.

Judging Criteria:
*Demonstrated leadership with measurable results in PRSSA, the campus and/or community.
*Writing skills as demonstrated throughout the application.
*Faculty member, PRSSA adviser or community leader letter of recommendation.
*The recipient will be chosen by a committee from the Counselors Academy PRSA and announced at the PRSSA National Conference.

About the Neumeier Family:
The Neumeier Family Leadership Award was established in 2011 by Kelly and Mike Neumeier, APR. Mike is a PRSA member, Counselors Academy executive committee member and past president of the Georgia Chapter of PRSA. He is a founding principal of the Arketi Group, a high-tech business-to-business public relations and digital marketing firm in Atlanta. Mike is a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in public relations. Kelly is a marketing executive with Medical Management Professionals, is a constant supporter of PRSA and is a graduate of the University of Dayton.