AdFed Suncoast Scholarship

Sponsored by atLarge Inc.

2019 AdFed Suncoast Ad Student of the Year Scholarship Sponsored by ATLARGE

Scholarship value: $1000 ($500 per semester for two semesters)

Application Information

AdFed Suncoast supports the best and the brightest students each year who are pursuing degrees in the areas of advertising, marketing, digital design, motion design, app design, content marketing, graphic design, social media design, web design, communications or other related fields of study.

Scholarship Winner Will Receive:

  • $1000 delivered in two payments of $500 in the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters, deposited directly into their school’s bursar account
  • A 10-15 week internship at ATLARGE in Sarasota, FL to be completed within 15 months of the scholarship award date. Visit com for more information about the agency.

To be considered for the 2019 AdFed Suncoast Ad Student of the Year Scholarship, sponsored by ATLARGE, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:


Candidates Must:

  • Be enrolled as a student at a college, university, technical or vocational institute located within one of the following counties: Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, Lee, and Collier.
  • Be returning to your institution or a graduate institution in the Fall of 2019
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Be pursuing a technical certificate, associate’s, bachelor’s or master’s degree in advertising, marketing, digital design, motion design, app design, content marketing, graphic design, web design, social media design, communications industry or other related field.

Application Details:

Candidates meeting the eligibility requirements above should complete the application on
page 3 and submit it with the following:

  • Copy of your college transcript (unofficial is acceptable)
  • One-page cover letter outlining your experiences, involvement and achievements within the advertising, marketing, digital design, motion design, app design, content marketing, graphic design, web design, social media design, communications industry or other related field.
  • One-page resume demonstrating professional experience
  • A letter of recommendation from a faculty member, dean or internship supervisor.
  • A personal statement no longer than one page answering the following:
    • Describe an advertising/marketing campaign from the past year that you feel has been effective in breaking through the clutter and explain why.
  • 3 samples of advertising-related work (ex: ads, design projects, videos, writing samples)
    • Submitting samples in person or via USPS mail:
      • Include BOTH color print outs and a USB flash drive with JPEG and/or PDF files.
      • Videos can be submitted as MOV files on a USB flash drive.
      • Campaign elements must be compiled on one sheet of paper no larger than 11 x 17 inches
      • A short description of the project should be included on the same page as the work outlining objectives, target market, strategy, etc.
    • Submitting samples via email:
      • Include JPEG and/or PDF files.
      • Videos can be submitted as MOV files, YouTube, Dropbox, or Google Drive links
      • Campaign elements must be compiled on one PDF
      • A short description of the project should be included in the PDF as the work outlining objectives, target market, strategy, etc.

Deadline:

The deadline for submitting a scholarship application is 5 p.m. on February 15, 2019. Applications should be submitted in-person, mailed or emailed to the addresses below and must be received by February 15, 2019.

Please submit completed application and support materials to:

Email: addyscholarship@largeinc.com

ADDY Scholarship
ATLARGE.
1413 Blvd of the Arts
Sarasota, FL 34236