Student Information

Students enrolled in full or part-time Public Relations programs who are not currently employed in a communications role may choose to become either National Student Members, Local Student Members, or both, and gain access to many opportunities in the industry, including:

  • Scholarships and awards
  • Seminars/Workshops
  • Conferences
  • Employment/volunteering
  • Networking events
The Communications + Public Relations Foundation is pleased to offer our student members the following scholarship opportunity each year:

The Scholarship will be awarded to a student who has chosen to study public relations/communications in one of Canada's two official languages that is not his/her first language or mother tongue. The student will be entering his/her second year of study in public relations/communications at a Canadian university or college, in either a degree program or a multi-year diploma or certificate program that meets recognized standards of education. The scholarship is valued at $1,500 and is for one year only. Deadline is April 30 each year with the winner notified on or before September 15.
Become a CPRS Student member today and unlock all of the above and so much more.