Colleen Wormsley '13 Receives DMEF Lee Epstein Scholarship
Colleen Wormsley '13, an IMC major, was awarded the Lee Epstein Scholarship by the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation (DMEF). Colleen has interned at DoSomething.org, which is the largest nonprofit for teenagers and social change, based in New York City. She also attended Ithaca College's Los Angeles program and interned at GOOD Magazine, focusing on social good stories and innovation, and GOOD/Corps, a social innovation agency. On campus, she is a student leadership consultant and the senior class marketing director, as well as a volunteer for Food for Thought, an Ithaca College nonprofit dedicated to helping children around the world.
The Lee Epstein Scholarship Fund was established in honor of Lee Epstein, founder of the nonprofit Direct Marketers Gateway, Inc. and a lifelong supporter of direct marketing educational programs. The scholarships are provided to full-time undergraduate students in the tri-state area. Headquartered in New York City, the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation (DMEF) works to attract, educate, and place top college students by continuously improving the teaching of world-class direct / interactive marketing and, thereby, expanding and enriching the talent pool of trained, market-ready direct marketers.