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    August Chapter Luncheon

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    Jan 25

    IABC Chapter Luncheon

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    Downs Matthews Memorial Scholarship


    The IABC Houston Student Scholarship is in memory of Downs Matthews, an IABC Houston pioneer, to foster the communication profession. Undergraduate and graduate student applicants should be majoring in a field of communication. Scholarship assistance is based upon academic performance, leadership potential, and financial need.

    The Downs Matthews Memorial Scholarship will be a one-time award in the amount of $1,000. IABC Houston pays scholarship funds directly to the student. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation. 

    We are now accepting applications! Click here to download the application.

    The scholarship will be awarded at the Bronze Quill Gala. If you have any questions about the scholarship application process, please contact IABC Houston at iabchouston@gmail.com.

    Learn more about Downs Matthews, ABC, IABC Fellow.