AdFed Suncoast Awards $1,000 Scholarship

Posted: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 10:00 am

AdFed Suncoast is pleased to announce the 2014 recipient of the “Ad Student of the Year” scholarship is Robson Tan, a first year Advertising Design student at Ringling College of Art and Design.

Tan, who came to Ringling College from his home of Singapore, said the following in his cover letter: “At the core of the business, advertising is about problem solving. I believe that I am a creative problem solver who dares to provoke culture and challenge thinking - even my own."

The $1,000 scholarship has been generously sponsored for the 2014 and 2015 school years by CAP Brand Marketing, a Sarasota-based creative agency specializing in branding and marketing. In addition to the scholarship funds, Tan will participate in a valuable internship at CAP. Scholarship applicants were celebrated and the winner announced at an evening reception on Friday, April 25.