2013 Conference Scholarship Application!!

The Grant Professionals Foundation is pleased to offer you this opportunity to apply for a scholarship to attend the 2013 Grant Professionals Association Annual Conference to be held in Baltimore, MD on November 13-16, 2013.

First Open Membership Scholarship Awarded!

The Foundation recently awarded our first Open Membership Chapter Leader Scholarship for 2013!

Dorcas Perez, Grants Administrator with the Town of Miami Lakes Florida, was selected by the Foundation’s Scholarship Selection Committee for this exciting honor. This scholarship is the direct result of listening to Chapter leaders who told us about the challenges of retaining great members due to the economy. A portion of the funds we collected through the 2012 Every Chapter Challenge was set aside to fund the new Open Membership Scholarship.

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2013 Conference Scholarships – due June 30th

The Board of Directors of the Grant Professionals Foundation is proud to announce the 2013 conference scholarships program. Through the support of grant professionals across the country, scholarship recipients will be able to attend the 15th annual Grant Professionals Association National Conference in Baltimore, MD on November 13-16, 2013. As always, the Foundation provides support for professional development for the people who bring funding to our local communities to address the needs of our most vulnerable constituencies.

The Scholarship Committee uses a fair and objective methodology to evaluate and select recipients based on their application responses and a published scoring criteria. The Foundation encourages everyone eager to improve their skills and knowledge in grantsmanship to apply for a scholarship to attend the national conference. The deadline to apply is June 30, 2013 at midnight CST (Central Standard Time).

Conference scholarships are made possible through contributions from the Grant Professionals Association, the Grant Professionals Certification Institute, the Grant Professionals Foundation, members of local GPA Chapters, GPA members, individual donors, corporate sponsors and friends of the Foundation.