The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting education for the fashion arts and business, will host its 81st Fashion Scholarship Fund Awards Dinner on January 9th at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square. The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund brings together accomplished fashion industry veterans who will toast the significant achievements of this year’s honorees, and award scholarships to more than 200 students and eight National Merit Scholar finalists who represent the future of the industry. Over $1.4 million in scholarships will be awarded to scholars from a variety of top programs at universities and colleges nationwide. Industry Honorees include: Kenneth J. Wyse- PVH Corporation, Katia Beauchamp- Birchbox, and Stephen Sadove- Saks, Inc. Table Options: Gold Sponsorship: $20,000 Platinum Sponsorship: $30,000 Diamond Sponsorship: $50,000 Presidential Sponsorship: $100,000 Cocktails begin at 6 PM followed by the awards dinner at 7 PM. All proceeds from the evening will benefit the Fashion Scholarship Fund, which is committed to fostering fashion talent of the future through scholarships, internships, mentorships and career programs.