Scholarship and Travel
New York Fashion Week
Partnering with IMG College Licensing, retailing students have the opportunity to represent Texas A&M at NYFW: The Shows in September and February in New York City. Students get a behind-the-scenes look from the shows to the fitting rooms, opportunities to interact with designers, discussion panels, shop tours, and networking with some of the biggest names in the fashion industry.
YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) case study competition
Every fall semester, retailing students As the premier educational fashion non-profit in the U.S, FSF seeks to identify and create career opportunities for students worldwide. FSF grants the largest sum of money and total number of scholarships in the entire fashion community. For the 2018 FSF case study, eight Aggie students were awarded $5,000 each in scholarship funds, and another received an award of $15,000 for having perfect score on the case study paper.
(R)Tech Global Retail Challenge
Partnering with the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), the (R)Tech Global Retail Challenge case competition encourages students from all over the world to develop creative ideas for reshaping the retail industry.