Rising Stars Scholarship

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Rising Stars

The Rising Stars Scholarship was created to teach younger students about the variety of career opportunities available in the retail industry, and to encourage them to attend the 2019 NRF Foundation Student Program early in their academic careers.

Nominate a student today!

How it works
 

Each NRF University Member can nominate one student the Rising Stars Scholarship. The nominated student must be a freshman or sophomore who hasn’t previously attended a NRF Foundation Student Program.

How to apply
 

An authorized University Member representative can nominate one student via a short application form. The representative will need to provide relevant information about the student. Please review the application rules for more information.

NRF University Members who nominate an eligible student will receive a travel stipend up to $1,500, made payable to the school, for that student to attend the 2019 Student Program.

Timeline
 

September 10 - Application opens for faculty advisors to submit their university's Rising Star

November 30 - Application closes 

December - Travel stipends mailed to universities

Email scholarships@nrf.com with questions related to the scholarship process.

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