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George M. Brooker Collegiate Scholarship For Minorities

Institute of Real Estate Management Foundation
Attn: Foundation Coordinator
430 Norht Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611-4090
(312) 329-6008                               Toll-free: (800) 837-0706, ext. 6008
Fax: (312) 410-7908                     
E-mail: kholmes@irem.org
Web: www.irem.org

Purpose 

To provide financial assistance to Native Americans and other minorities interested in preparing (on the undergraduate or graduate school level) for  a career in the real estate management industry.

Eligibility 

This program is open to junior, senior, and graduate minority (non-Caucasian) students majoring in real estate or, if their college has no real estate major, in a related field. Applicants must be preparing for a career in real estate, especially real estate management, after graduation.

They must have completed at least 2 courses in

  • real estate
  • have a GPA of 3.0 or higher in their major.

Along with their application, they must submit an essay (up to 500 words) on:

  • why they want to follow a career in real estate management
  • what they hope to accomplish in the field
  • why they believe that success in the field will come.

Financial need is not considered in the selection process.

Financial data 

Stipends are:

  • $1,000 for undergraduates
  • $2,500 for graduate students.

Funds are disbursed to the institution the student attends to be used only for tuition expenses.

Duration 

1 year; nonrenewable

Number awarded 

3 each year:

  • 2 for undergraduates
  • 1 for a graduate student

Deadline 

March of each year