Retail Real Estate Diversity Scholarship


This graduate level scholarship is designed to increase the ethnic diversity within the community of highly skilled retail real estate professionals.

Thank you to the generosity of the Diversity Reception Sponsors for making this scholarship possible.

Scholarship benefits:

  • Industry wide recognition
  • $5,000 tuition scholarship

An ideal candidate is a U.S. citizen, graduate student and ICSC member who belongs to an underrepresented minority group. S/he will be enrolled in the upcoming August/September academic term at an accredited university. Applicants with 3.0 GPAs, who are full-time students or studying part-time while working, will be considered. Candidates must demonstrate a record of dedication and participation in the industry. Underrepresented minority group is defined as belonging to an ethnic group who share the following race, color or national origin:

  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • African American
  • Hispanic
  • Caribbean

What you will need to apply:

  1. A completed scholarship application
  2. Resume
  3. Two recommendation forms
  4. Academic transcripts
  5. One 500 word essay
  6. ICSC membership