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New Scholarship Named for LIM College Chair of Visual Merchandising: Apply by Feb. 14
The Eric Feigenbaum Academic Scholarship will provide financial assistance to students preparing for careers in the retail environments industry
The Planning and Visual Education Partnership (PAVE) has announced the creation of the Eric Feigenbaum Academic Scholarship. This award recognizes and supports leadership potential in the field through a $5,000 award. The scholarship was named for Professor Feigenbaum, who is the Chair of LIM College's Visual Merchandising Department, in honor of his many important contributions and longtime commitment to visual merchandising education.
The PAVE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students in educational programs that prepare them for careers in the retail environments industry, including, but not limited to careers in retail design and planning, and visual merchandising industries. PAVE was developed to help ensure a future talent pool for the industry by eliminating barriers to studying in these fields.
The deadline for applications for the first award is February 14, 2014. To learn about guidelines and requirements and apply for the Eric Feigenbaum Academic Scholarship, students can access the application form here.
Founded in 1992, the Planning and Visual Education Partnership's (PAVE) objective is to encourage students to study in the field of retail design and planning and visual merchandising. Additionally, PAVE seeks to encourage retail management, store planners, visual merchandisers, architects, and manufacturers to interact with and support design students. These objectives are accomplished through competitions, projects, seminars, workshops, and grants and scholarships funded by the annual Gala and other fundraising activities. PAVE is a 501(c)(3) educational foundation administered by A.R.E.