Padgett Communications is a global leader in providing managed audience response systems solutions. It is our mission to make events, conferences, and meetings of all sizes across the globe more engaging, efficient, and informative by facilitating effective communication between presenters and participants. Successfully achieving this goal requires that we not only uphold the core value that each customer deserves personalized service, but also that we utilize the latest advances in audience response technology to meet the varied and evolving needs of organizations around the world.
As a company that relies on communication technology to both attract and serve our customers, and one that believes in the timeless value of creating meaningful professional partnerships, we always keep an eye on the future to anticipate innovations in our highly dynamic field. That’s why we’re proud to announce our annual $1,000 college scholarship for one U.S. undergraduate student pursuing a degree in business, communications, marketing, management, or a related field.
You are in control of the technologies of tomorrow, so naturally, we want to hear your thoughts on the advances that will improve B2C communication. To apply for our scholarship, you will need to write a 1,000-to-1,500-word essay on what you believe the next innovative form of communication will be. Review the details below and then get to work!
Scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate applicants seeking a degree in business, communications, marketing, management or related field. The applicant must have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and submit a 1,000 – 1,500 word essay entitled “Padgett Communications Scholarship”. The student signature must include their .edu email address and full name as it is recorded by their financial institution.
Please answer the following essay prompt:
At Padgett Communications, our employees and clients know that open lines of communication are necessary for running a successful business. But, the ways we communicate are constantly evolving thanks to disruptive inventions that range from the printing press to the Internet, and business growth often hinges on how well they can utilize these technologies. Please describe what you think will be the next innovative form of communication available for B2C companies and how it can be strategically adopted to support growth for years to come.
Mail your official transcript and essay to:
5401 W. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 250
Tampa, FL 33609
Submission postmarked by April 1st, annually.
Winner Chosen by April 15th, annually.
Disbursement awarded by May 1st, annually.
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Time and time again, Padgett Communications has exceeded our expectations with their expertise in Audience Response technology. We were able to achieve measurable results and the process is worry free – thanks to Padgett’s unsurpassed service and professionalism.
Global Meeting Management Bristol-Myers Squibb
After using Padgett’s Keypad Solutions to great success and rave reviews, I would not consider any other company for my future audience response needs.
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Utilizing Padgett’s leading edge wireless keypad technology enabled us to quickly and easily capture valuable information at Microsoft’s recent Global Briefing event.
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