Chris Pezza Property Management Scholarship | Chicago Association of REALTORS®


Chris Pezza is a Licensed REALTOR®, Property Manager, 2015-2018 CAR Board of Directors and Property Management Instructor.

This scholarship provides reimbursement to an Illinois real estate pre-licensing student seeking a career in property management. It will be used to offset the costs of obtaining his or her real estate license and the training in a property management course. Recipients can qualify for up to $470 reimbursement. Only one scholarship will be awarded per fiscal year. Please see the current fiscal year below.



Applicants must:

  • Be enrolled in a pre-licensing course at the REALTORS® Real Estate School
  • Submit their resume
  • Submit two letters of recommendation
  • Submit a 500 word essay on their aspirations to be a REALTOR® and property manager

Any questions or concerns regarding your application may be directed to Jakeeva Lee.

Applications are open for the October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020 fiscal year.

Please note, the quarterly deadlines to apply for the 2020 year are:


December 13th


March 20th


June 26th


August 28th

Chris Pezza Property Management Scholarship Form

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  • Please list full name and address for both.
  • Letters of recommendation must be written within the last 12 months of the application.
  • **Please attach a 500 word essay on the following:
    • Applicants should explain their aspirations to be a REALTOR and a property manager.
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