Take your career to the next level with #STSMC20!
Madden is now accepting applications for two scholarships to attend the Southeast Tourism Society Marketing College®. Two scholarships will be awarded to tourism industry professionals working in one of the 14 STS member regions (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia, Missouri, and Washington DC). The deadline to apply for this scholarship is June 30, 2020 at 5pm EST. Please click HERE to apply.
STS Marketing College® provides this unique continuing education program for travel and tourism professionals annually. Students participate in an in-depth one-week curriculum designed to teach marketing techniques from all facets of the tourism industry.
Marketing College® professors are highly experienced and industry-related professionals from across the U.S. They are viewed as experts in their field who bring a working-knowledge of current trends, data, and implementation for tourism and travel straight to the classroom. These courses will be held at Mercer University in Macon, GA.
During the week at #STSMC20, students will attend lectures, be part of discussion groups, and have one-of-a-kind networking opportunities. Courses are designed for all levels of professionals and cover a variety of industry specific topics such as research, economic impact, advocacy, branding, and more. Watch this video if you need a little more convincing!
Not only will students be immersed in learning and having a great time with other travel professionals, but those who complete all three years of Marketing College® will receive and be presented with a Travel Marketing Professional (TMP) certification at a special graduation ceremony at the STS annual meeting, STS Connections.The scholarship covers tuition, dorm room accommodations, and course materials. Applications are due by June 30, 2020, at 5pm EST, and recipients will be announced by Friday, July 3, 2020. Applications can be submitted HERE.