The IABC Detroit Student Achievement Award recognizes outstanding work completed by an undergraduate communications (or related field of study) student from the southeastern Michigan area. The winning student will receive a check for $500. The Award will be presented at the Renaissance Awards Program on June 23, 2016 at Comcast in Plymouth.

Entry must be the original work from a student done for a class, service organization or as a volunteer.
The entry can be in the field of business communications, public relations, marketing communications, journalism, social media or a related field of study.

More than half of the project must have been completed between March 2015 and March 2016.
It can include:
A communication internship project.
Class coursework or project
A communication-related campus activity.

Entry must include a work plan, 500 words or less with the following information:
An overview of the assignment.
The methods/approach used to accomplish the assignment.
The results and what was learned from completing the assignment.

Each entry must be accompanied by a brief statement from the professor/instructor, volunteer group leader or person to whom the entrant reported during the internship verifying that the entry meets the award criteria.

For more information or to nominate a student for this award, please contact Heather Guenther,
IABC Detroit Student Relations Director at hguenthe@umich.edu —– there is no entry fee.
Deadline is April 1, 2016.