Win Full Tuition for Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing & Merchandising at the Art Institutes

Fashion hopefuls take note! The Art Institutes has announced its 2009 Passion for Fashion Competition. Open to high school seniors throughout the U.S. and Canada, it gives North American high school students an opportunity to earn a full tuition scholarship to study in a fashion program at one of The Art Institutes schools.

The competition consists of two categories, Fashion Design, and Fashion Marketing & Merchandising and Retail Management. The grand prize in each category includes a full tuition scholarship The Art Institutes school.

In addition to a full tuition scholarship, the grand prize winning student in each category will receive an all-expense-paid trip to New York City for Fashion Week in February 2009, a “meet and greet” at Seventeen Magazine’s offices and lunch with a Seventeen Magazine Style Pro.

The deadline isn’t until November 21, 2008 so there is plenty of time to prepare! Download the Passion for Fashion Competition brochure to get started.

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Known as the “fashion publicist’s most powerful accessory,” (San Diego Union-Tribune) and the “West Coast ‘It’ girl of fashion PR,” (YFS Magazine) Crosby Noricks put fashion public relations on the digital map when she launched PR Couture in 2006. She is the author of Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR, available on Amazon. Crosby spends her time managing PR Couture and mentoring fashion publicists through PRISM and Instappable, as well as the biannual NYC workshop, Fashion PR Confidential. Occasionally, she opens up limited consulting spots for emerging brands through her signature offering, The Brand Elixir.