The AAF-Greater Evansville awards scholarships to deserving high school and/or college students yearly in April. Over the past 40 years, AAF-Greater Evansville has distributed over $158,000 in scholarship awards. To be eligible, students must plan to pursue a career in advertising, marketing, public relations or graphic design. The application deadline varies yearly, but is typically in early April. Interested applicants can contact their high school or college advisor for more details.


2017 Scholarship Award Recipients

The AAF of Greater Evansville awarded $3,500 in scholarship funds to three Tri-state youth at the annual awards banquet on April 27, 2017. Winners include:

  • Bailee Moser, University of Southern Indiana student – $1500
  • Brandan Fark, Bosse High School Senior – $1000
  • Keajani Hildreth, Bosse High School Senior – $1000

(Left: Bailee Moser; Center: Lori Martin, AAF-GE Education Chair; Right: Brandan Fark)


Scholarship Requirements

  • Entrant must be graduating from a high school or currently attending college in one of these counties:

INDIANA:  Vanderburgh, Warrick, Posey, Gibson, Pike
ILLINOIS:  Edwards, White, Wabash, Wayne
KENTUCKY:  Henderson, Union, Daviess

  • Entrant must be majoring in Advertising, Marketing, Graphic Design or Public Relations
  • Entrant must have a minimum GPA of 3.00

Applications must be accompanied by a typed one-page essay telling about yourself and why your skills and/or career goals in Advertising, Marketing, Graphic Design or Public Relations qualify you for the Scholarship. Applications are available through your high school counselor, college financial office.


How to Submit Your Application

The 2017 Scholarship Application period has ended. Congratulations to our recipients!

Mail Your Application

Must be postmarked by March 29, 2017

Submit to:

Lori Martin
AAF-GE Education Chair
2191 E. Warrenton Dr.
Haubstadt, IN 47639

Email Your Application

Must be received by March 31, 2017

Submit to:

Lori Martin
AAF-GE Education Chair
Martinlori67@gmail.com

Notification

The winners will be notified by April 3rd. The winner and their family will be invited to the Annual AAF-GE Scholarship Awards Luncheon, held from 12:00-1:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 20 at Central Library, 200 SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd., Evansville, IN.

If you have questions, please contact the AAF-GE Education Chair, Lori Martin at martinlori67@gmail.com or call 812-779-8111.