- Student Career Forums
- I-MIX Summer Program
- Next Generation Leaders
- Student Marketing Scholarships
- Collegiate ECHO
- Data Set Library
- Shankar-Spiegel Best Dissertation Proposal Award
- DMEF Marketing Research Summit
- Journal of Interactive Marketing
- Professors' Academy
- Professor's Institute
- Robert Kestnbaum Research Program
- About DMEF
As a nonprofit organization, Direct Marketing Educational Foundation relies on donations to support the future leaders of direct and interactive marketing. Your contribution to DMEF goes directly to funding essential programs, such as student scholarships, teaching resources, marketing challenges, and career services for internships and entry-level positions. DMEF’s mission to educate, develop, grow and employ market-ready candidates is dependent on your involvement. When you donate to DMEF, you are helping to ensure a bright future for the direct and interactive marketing field. DMEF provides several opportunities for you to share your contribution.
DMEF Awards Dinners
Join us in supporting DMEF by celebrating the best and brightest! Twice a year, we gather to recognize exceptional leaders in the direct/interactive marketing field. Join us as we celebrate the outstanding accomplishments and continued commitment of our DMEF honorees.
Your contributions have a significant impact on the quality of DMEF programming. To attract and educate the most promising talent, DMEF relies on your support to sustain our mission. We provide several levels of giving support for our donors:
The vitality of the direct/interactive marketing field is reliant on corporate sponsorships. From scholarships to direct/interactive marketing intern and entry-level placements, corporations provide the backbone of DMEF funding. Your corporate contributions ensure that today’s marketing students become tomorrow’s DMEF rising stars.
Increase your contribution at no additional cost to you. Many employers give generously to DMEF by matching employees' charitable donations. Please check with your company to see if they participate in a matching gift program.
Help shape the future of direct and interactive marketing. By making a planned gift, you can have a meaningful impact on DMEF’s mission in the years ahead. If you wish to include a charitable contribution in your will or living trust, let us help you.