Are you a high school senior or current college student majoring in advertising, communications or another marketing communications related degree plan? Our scholarship may be the right fit for you!

Over the past 15 years the HBMA has awarded over $100,000 in scholarships to qualified students for the benefit of the future of business-to-business marketing.

Scholarship recipients will each receive monetary funds earmarked for college tuition, books, and living expenses.

The HBMA Houston Scholarship Program promotes academic excellence and provides an opportunity for outstanding students to reach their highest potential. Scholarship recipients will each receive monetary funds earmarked for college tuition, books, and living expenses. Over the past 15 years, BMA Houston has awarded over $85,000 in scholarships and internships.

Application Guidelines

  • Students must be in or entering their first-through-fifth year of college
  • Applicants must have a sponsor that is an HBMA member or member company. If you do not have a sponsor, please make a note on your application and our Scholarship Programs committee will help to find one.
  • Applicants must be pursuing a Business-focused major, or be majoring in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations or Advertising
  • Applications will be reviewed by the HBMA Board of Directors and the Scholarship Committee. Many factors, including the student’s major, grade history, need, and goals will be considered in determining final recipients.

Scholarships are limited and the committee will review all applicants.

If you have any additional questions, please contact:

Kelly Demel, Career Development Chair HBMA

Tel: 832-693-3045


Financial Aid for Deserving Marketing Students

"I plan on putting the money toward meaningful learning experiences and preparation for online and in-person recruiting this fall."

Emma Kallmeyer, Wake Forest University


"I am grateful for the honor of receiving the scholarship award. This award will go toward my tuition at UH, where I'm majoring in Marketing."

Nirka Flores, University of Houston


"Receiving this scholarship has allowed me to begin to pursue a minor in Digital Media Arts & Engineering at LSU, and this will help broaden my digital media skills and apply them toward the job market."

Meredith Clark, Louisiana State University


"I am at UNT studying Pre-Communication Design with a focus in Graphic Design. I will use this scholarship to purchase art supplies for my projects."

Evan Byrd, University of North Texas


"I've just started my junior year at Texas A&M; - Corpus Christi. This scholarship will help ensure that I make it through my senior year to graduation!"

Colby Gregory, Texas A&M; Corpus Christi