PAVE Announces Launch of 2019 Bergmeyer Scholarship

Hollywood, Fla. (October 1, 2019)The Planning and Visual Education Partnership (PAVE) is pleased to announce the launch of the 2019 Bergmeyer Scholarship. This scholarship recognizes and supports leadership potential in the Retail Design and Architecture field through a $1,500 award and a multi-day expenses-paid opportunity to take part in an immersive experience learning from some of the industry’s top designers at the Bergmeyer studios in Boston, Massachusetts. The deadline to apply is  November 8, 2019.
“Bergmeyer is proud to partner with PAVE to offer the fifth annual Bergmeyer Scholarship and Mentorship Experience in support of students pursuing future careers in the fields of Interior Design, Architecture, and Graphic Design. We look forward to celebrating the future leaders of the retail design industry through supporting PAVE’s mission of meaningfully connecting students, educators and design professionals,” said Rachel Zsembery, Vice President at Bergmeyer.

The PAVE Scholarship Program, now in its tenth year, provides financial assistance to students in educational programs preparing them for careers in the retail environments industry, including but not limited to careers in retail design and planning, and visual merchandising industries. PAVE was developed to help ensure a future talent pool for the industry by eliminating barriers to studying in these fields. PAVE has awarded over $225,000 in financial grants and scholarships over the past ten years to students.
About PAVE,
Founded in 1992, the Planning and Visual Education Partnership's (PAVE) objective is to encourage students to study in the field of retail design and planning and visual merchandising. Additionally, PAVE seeks to encourage retail management, store planners, visual merchandisers, architects, and manufacturers to interact with and support design students. These objectives are accomplished through competitions, projects, seminars, workshops, and grants and scholarships funded by the annual Gala and other fundraising activities. PAVE is a 501(c)(3) educational foundation.