Conference Scholarships.


2019 Conference Scholarships.


Heather Ross – New England Chapter Chuck Howard Scholarship

Lisa King – Grant Professionals Foundation Scholarship

Isabel Rosa – South Florida Chapter Scholarship

Michael Hertlein – OR/SW Washington Chapter Michael Wells Scholarship

Amy Lottes – St. Louis Chapter Scholarship

Bethany Fields – SE Texas Chapter Becki Shawver Conference Scholarship

Patrick Foster – NE Florida Chapter Scholarship

Cindy Bartholomew – New England Chapter Chuck Howard Scholarship

Victoria Threadgould – Susan Kemp Scholarship

Beth Noble – AZ Founding Chapter Jerry Dillehay Scholarship

Conference Scholarship.

We offer scholarships for registration and lodging from two memorials.


The Chuck Howard Scholarship covers the GPA’s Annual Conference registration 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 list of established conference scholarships. Many thanks to all the GPA chapters and individuals who continue to donate to help these Scholarships advance the grant profession. In order for scholarships to be awarded, each must first be fully funded.


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 available for $500 each)
  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 National GPA conference)
  9. New England Chapter - Chuck Howard Scholarship – Annual Conference registration
  10. Susan Kemp Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and 3 nights lodging
  11. Nora Stombaugh Memorial Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and travel up to $250 (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)
  12. Tracy Doe Potter Memorial Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and travel up to $250 (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)
  13. Great Lakes Virtual Chapter – Greg Bair Memorial Scholarship – Annual Conference registration and travel up to $250 (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)
  14. National Capital Area Chapter Scholarships – Annual Conference registration & $250 in travel expenses. Recipients must be GPA NCA chapter members in good standing.
  15. Oregon & SW Washington Chapter – Michael Wells Scholarship – Annual Conference registration. Recipients must be Oregon & SW Washington Chapter members. People of color and those who are active in the chapter receive special consideration in the application process.
  16. Arkansas Chapter Conference Scholarship
  17. GPA AZ Southern Conference Chapter
  18. GPF Direct Conference Scholarships

Scholarship applications for the GPA Annual Conference are NOW OPEN.
https://zoomgrants.com/gprop.asp?donorid=2218&limited=2244

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