Expanding your knowledge with the NRF Foundation Next Generation Scholarship

Drexel University finalist shares experience
By Lottie Watts
Published Mar 9, 2022

Sabrina Leibowitz is one of five finalists competing for $25,000 in the 2022 NRF Foundation Next Generation Scholarship.

“A big highlight for me was the case study – showcasing all of my skills in brand research, product development, marketing and finances,” the Drexel University junior says. “I got to have this full experience of incorporating everything I’ve learned.”

Hear more of how the design and merchandising major’s retail knowledge grew throughout the competition in the video below:

The NRF Foundation Next Generation Scholarship is the highest honor the NRF Foundation awards to undergraduate students. The top recipient will be announced on stage at the NRF Foundation Honors in New York City on April 13.

This story is part of the NRF Foundation’s interview series with the scholarship finalists, who will be featured in new videos in the coming weeks. Up next: Sarah May of Indiana University.

The deadline to apply for the 2023 NRF Foundation Next Generation Scholarship is May 2. Learn more about the requirements, sign up for an informational call or explore additional scholarship opportunities from the NRF Foundation here.  

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