The deadline to submit a scholarship application to the Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF) for the 2021-2022 school year is March 15. This year PPEF is planning to award 160 college scholarships worth $278,750 to promotional products industry employees and their children. To help support these scholarships, industry professionals are invited to participate in its Yoga For A Cause fundraiser running from March 23 through April 20.

The Yoga For A Cause fundraiser’s five weekly sessions will be hosted by Roni Wright, MAS, vice president of The Book Company and a yoga instructor. There will be options to join at 8 am ET or 8 am PT. The sessions are $5 per 45-minute session or $20 for all five classes. Individual classes can be purchased through April 19. All classes are live and will not be recorded. A Zoom link will be sent after registration. To register, click here.

PPEF is an industry organization which provides college scholarships for promotional products industry employees and their children. Funded by PPAI and donations from the promotional products industry, the scholarship program enables students and professionals to continue their education on a collegiate level. The Association and industry patrons have a long-standing commitment of service to the promotional products industry and this fund supports those who demonstrate the same commitment.

Scholarship application forms and guidelines are available at Application information can also be obtained by contacting Sara Besly at Winners of the scholarships will be notified in late May. Donations to PPEF can also be made online at or mailed to PPEF, 3125 Skyway Circle North, Irving, Texas 75038.