HELEN Lansdowne Resor Scholarship for Creative women


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 7439

Opportunity Description

Deadline: June 03, 2019

Female students from any part of the world who are currently enrolled at an undergraduate or graduate program in a university can apply to HELEN Lansdowne Resor Scholarship. These scholarships are offered by the 4A’s Foundation, a national trade association representing the advertising agency business in the United States. The 4A’s Foundation (American Association of Advertising Agencies) provides financial support for those who will be the future multicultural advertising and media executives.


About the HELEN

Hel Lansdowne started to mentor creative women in 1908 after she was hired by J.Walter Thompson Cincinnati as the industry’s first female copywriter, ensuring that the female voice was represented in J.Walter Thompson’s works. J Walter Thompson (JWT) is the world’s most popular marketing communications brand.


Scholarship details:

Number of scholarships: 5

Selected applicants will get the following:

  • Scholarship up to $10,000 for your education, directly paid to your school.
  • An internship at a Wunderman Thompson office
  • One-on-one mentorship
  • Opportunity to get the job at Wunderman Thompson after graduation



Who can apply?

The program is open to all nationalities who meet the following requirement:

  • Female students who are enrolled at an undergraduate, graduate, and/or portfolio school
  • Have at least 12 months of school left as of May 20, 2019
  • Show creative talent and potential in one of the following fields: like Art Direction, Copywriting, Design, Experiential Design, Sculpture, Film, etc.
  • Be able to maintain satisfactory academic and creative progress during the study

Required documents:

  • Personal statement (maximum – 500 words) : describing your background, passions, and what makes you the next Helen Lansdowne Resor
  • A recommendation letter from a faculty member.
  • 3-5 creative samples of your work

How to apply?

Applicants should apply online.

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if your recommender wants to submit the recommendation directly, contact us via hlrscholarship@jwt.com

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