Outstanding Student in Marketing ($1000)

More often than not, this award is given to the individual with the highest overall GPA.  This aware is limited to marketing majors.  However, there is nothing automatic about the student with the #1 GAP receiving this award.

Marketing Faculty Award for Excellence ($1000)

At times, this award has been termed as what we give to the "Salutatorian," but that was not its orignal intent. Rather, it stands for the student (other than the Outstanding Student in Marketing) who best exemplifies what it means to be a marketing major, in terms of "presence" and attitude in the classroom, rapport with faculty, excellent grades, and some contributions to the JMU community.

J.C. Penney Spirit Award ($500)

Awarded to a student who has shown a strong interest in a career in retail. Generally, recipients have a notable record of retail experience, through summer work and/or internship.  Input indicating the student has accumulated a "retailing resume" is strongly considered.

Outstanding Female in Sales ($500)

Sponsored by Alecia Dupree of TEK Systems.  Input from faculty associated with the sales curriculum serves as the basis for the decisions regarding this sales awared.  It is generally agreed that candidate's intention is to begin a career in sales upon graduation.

Outstanding Male in Sales ($500)

Sponsored by the Department.  Input from faculty associated with the sales curriculum serves as the basis for the decisions regarding this sales awared.  It is generally agreed that candidate's intention is to begin a career in sales upon graduation.

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