The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas (MRAA) Educational Foundation has kicked off the 2018 application process for its six scholarships and the Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year Award. The award and scholarships, which will be presented during the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, Dec. 9-12 in Orlando, Fla., are intended to financially assist the professional development of those working in the marine industry.
The MRAA Educational Foundation has handed out more than 80 scholarships and awards collectively worth more than $190,000 over the past 15 years. Donations from independent donors and corporate partners make all scholarships possible. To learn more about donating, or to submit a scholarship or award application by the October 12 deadline, visit www.MRAA.com/foundation.