Conference Scholarships.

Conference Scholarship.

We offer scholarships for registration and lodging from two memorials.


The Chuck Howard Scholarship covers the GPA’s Annual Conference registration and lodging costs for a GPA member in need of financial support to advance his/her professional development.


History

The Susan Kemp Conference Scholarship, in memory of Susan Kemp, a longtime grant professional, is offered to GPA members to cover the registration fee and three nights lodging for the GPA Annual Conference.


History

Below is the current list of conference scholarships. Many thanks to all the GPA chapters and individuals who continue to donate to help these Scholarships advance the grant profession.


GPA Conference Scholarships.

  1. Peach State Scholarship - Annual Conference registration
  2. North Florida – Annual Conference scholarship
  3. Arizona Founding Chapter – Annual Conference scholarship
  4. South Florida – Chapter Conference scholarships
  5. St. Louis – Annual Conference scholarship ($3,000 for three $1,000 scholarships for early bird rate and to offset conference costs)
  6. Nevada – Pam Van Pelt Conference Scholarship
  7. Nevada – Rosemary West Conference Scholarship
  8. GPF - Becki Shawver Memorial Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and travel (Priority given to applicant who is active GPA member and attending first GPA Annual conference)
  9. GPF Direct Conference Scholarships
  10. Chuck Howard Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and 3 nights lodging
  11. Susan Kemp Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and 3 nights lodging
  12. Nora Stombaugh Memorial Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and travel (Priority given to applicants who either 1) are employed by or serve as a consultant for an organization that serves and/or advocates for LGBTQ individuals, or 2) have demonstrated their commitment to impacting LGBTQ issues by performing volunteer service within the past year)
  13. Tracy Doe Potter Memorial Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and travel (Priority given to applicants who either 1) are employed by or serve as a consultant for an organization that provides mental health services, or 2) have demonstrated their commitment to helping individuals with mental health issues by performing volunteer service within the past year)
  14. Great Lakes Virtual Chapter – Greg Bair Memorial Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and travel (Priority given to applicants residing in Northwest Ohio and who either 1) are employed by or serve as a consultant for an organization that serves people with intellectual/developmental disabilities, or 2) have demonstrated their commitment to helping individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities by performing volunteer service within the past year)
  15. National Capital Area Chapter Scholarships - Annual Conference registration & $250 in travel expenses. Recipients must be GPA NCA chapter members in good standing.

Scholarship applications for the GPA Annual Conference are open: Apply Here

If you have any questions, please contact info@grantprofessionalsfoundation.org.