FA&S - Brad Burlingame Honorary Scholarship

In recognition of Brad Burlingame’s commitment to the destination marketing industry, the Destination Marketing Association of the West Education & Research Foundation (DMA West Foundation) has established a legacy scholarship in his name. The Brad Burlingame Honorary Scholarship will be awarded annually to a sophomore or junior studying at Cal Poly Pomona.


  • Open to current sophomores or Juniors
  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • Provide the name and email address for two 2 References (actual letters of recommendation are not required but can be requested. Requesting a letter of Recommendation will not improve or hurt your chances of getting a scholarship)

Applicants will be given preference if they are pursuing the following specific majors, as it’s in line with donor wishes.

  • College of Business Administration: majors in International Business & Marketing or Management & Human Resources
  • College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences: majors in Communication Department
  • College of Environmental Design/Art Department: Graphic Design
  • Collins College: major in Hospitality Management

To begin the application process, please complete the general General Scholarship Application first then proceed to search this scholarship in the “Opportunities>>Recommended” Tab and APPLY

2024-2025, Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships, Open to International Students
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide TWO references and their contact information. Include First and Last Name and e-mail address.
  2. Provide the name and email address of reference that will provide a Letters of Recommendation on your behalf.