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Welcome Students!

The Southwest Missouri PRSA Chapter encourages students to get involved!

Students can attend one of our monthly luncheons at a reduced rate; visit our events calendar to see information about our next event!

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19 on our community and our higher education institutions, we are extending the application deadline for the 2020 scholarship. Please submit your information if you qualify. 

We are also proud to offer the Dr. Joe McAdoo Memorial Scholarship. One $1,000 scholarship is given to one junior, senior or graduate student (as of Fall 2020) at one of seven area colleges or universities who is studying public relations, communications or a closely related field.

Applicants must be enrolled full-time at one of the following institutions:

  • College of the Ozarks
  • Drury University
  • Evangel University
  • Missouri State University
  • Missouri Southern State University
  • Ozarks Technical Community College
  • Southwest Baptist University
The PDF application is below and does include a short essay requirement. If you are interested in applying, download and complete the application and submit it, along with an updated resume and official college transcripts.

Scholarship Application

For more information about the scholarship, email us at