What is AdPR Academy?

The ever-growing, global consumer market is more ethnically and culturally diverse with each generation. Yet, the diversity gap in the advertising and public relations industries is wide!


It is imperative that the advertising and public relations industries strategically address this gap in diversity among its staff and strive for a more inclusive, equitable, and welcoming environment representative of all the voices, ideas, and perspectives of our global society. AdPR Academy is a solution to aid in this effort.

35+ Hours of Professional Training

Receive over 35 hours of training and mentoring by leading experts and professionals in the industry

Daily Networking Opportunities

Meet with corporate executives and agency professionals from highly regarded institutions in Atlanta and surrounding states daily

Hands-On Experience

Gain hands-on experience producing a solution to a real-life challenge faced by advertising and public relations professionals

Achievement Recognized

Receive a Certificate of completion from a nationally and internationally recognized and awarding-winning institution of higher education

Learn More about the Industry

Learn more about the field while making connections that could lead to potential career opportunities

Apply Now & Invest in your Future

Count Me In!

Current Juniors, Seniors, and first-year graduate students with an interest in learning more about the people, possibilities, and processes of advertising and public relations are eligible to apply
Any minority student is eligible to apply.  Students attending HBCUs are strongly encouraged to participate.

2021 AdPR Academy Dates

Academy Application Due:
April 19, 2021 at 6 p.m. EST
Academy Application Review Process:
Ongoing until April 21, 2021
Announcement of Admission Status:
On or before April 23, 2021