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25 undergrads to complete Nordstrom case study for top NRF Foundation scholarship
Semifinalists will spend the summer completing a case study created with Nordstrom
NRF Foundation Honors recognizes Phoenix high school with national award
The NRF Foundation Honors awarded Trevor G. Browne High School as the NRF Foundation RISE Up Partner of the Year
FIDM team earns first place in 2022 NRF Foundation Student Challenge
Three undergraduates from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising were each awarded $5,000
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NRF Foundation awards top scholarship to Columbia College Chicago junior
Columbia College Chicago junior earns $25,000 scholarship
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How Alex Garcia's life has changed since completing training from the NRF Foundation
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