About Elon PRSSA

About Elon PRSSA

Elon PRSSA strives to provide our members with an enhanced education in the public relations industry, while delivering the best resources and opportunities for internship and job searches.  Through monthly chapter meetings, instructive workshops, and access to PR experts, we aim to foster an environment where Elon’s emerging PR professionals can flourish and succeed.  By joining PRSSA,  you will have the opportunity to:

  • Gain Industry Insight
  • Network with Professionals
  • Learn about Internships and Jobs
  • Scholarship Opportunities
  • Access to a National Network of Careers and Mentors
  • Attend National Competitions
  • Build Your Portfolio
  • Practice your writing skills
  • Attend regional and national conferences

Since its founding in 2003, Elon PRSSA has hosted four regional activities and received several honors and awards, including third place in the 2007 and 2011 Bateman National Case Study Competition.  We have also presented Chapter Development sessions at National Conferences and maintain a presence in PRSSA at the National level.

About PRSSA, our national organization.

PRSSA is the premiere pre-professional association for students interested in careers in public relations.  Comprised of more than 11,000 students and advisors and organized into 300 plus chapters, the organization is led by a national committee of PRSSA and PRSA members.  Each year, PRSSA hosts National Assembly and National Conference, both of which provide students the opportunity to get more involved, network with other members, and further develop professional skills.