Kent Fashion Merchandising Student Announced as Semi-Finalist for 2020 NRF Next Generation Scholarship


Kent State Fashion School merchandising student, Lauren Prior, was recently selected as one of 25 semi-finalists for the 2019-2020 National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Next Generation Scholarship Fund.


The top recipient of the scholarship will be announced at the NRF Foundation Gala in New York City on January 12, 2020, and will receive a $25,000 scholarship towards their education.


In January, senior merchandising major, Lauren-Ashley Solomon was a top five finalist for the Next Generation Scholarship and walked away with a $10,000 scholarship during this year’s Gala.


To learn more about the 2020 Next Generation Scholarship and the finalists, please view this blog post from the NRF website.

POSTED: Friday, May 10, 2019 02:13 PM
Updated: Friday, December 9, 2022 07:33 AM