IPR and Ketchum launch the Ketchum Research Award & Internship. Deadline is February 28, apply now!
February 5, 2014
Graduate and doctoral students interested in gaining valuable professional experience working on research that matters to the public relations practice should apply for the Ketchum Excellence in Public Relations Research Award.
The winner will receive a $7,500 stipend to work at the Ketchum Global Research & Analytics office in New York City for ten weeks during the summer months of 2014.
At the end of the internship, the Fellow will produce a rigorous research paper intended for practitioners. Upon being accepted for publishing by the Institute for Public Relations, an additional $2,500 stipend will be awarded.
The recipient will be recognized at IPR’s 53rd Annual Distinguished Lecture & Awards Dinner at the Yale Club of New York City on November 13, 2014.
“The opportunity created by IPR and Ketchum is a wonderful and very enriching experience,” said 2013 Fellow Sarab Kochhar, Ph.D. student, University of Florida. “It is a great way for graduate students to learn and apply research that matters to the practice.’”
The submission deadline is Feb. 28, 2014. For additional information please visit http://bit.ly/1jETxDp.
Source: IPR press release
David Rockland, Ketchum, with Jocelyn Jackson, Ketchum, and KEPRRA winner Sarab Kochhar, University of Florida