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2017 Chamberlain Scholarship Application

Application deadline: Saturday, October 28, 2017 @ 12noon

Chamberlain Scholarship to the AFP International Conference: This scholarship is for current AFP Members who have never attended an AFP International Conference. The Scholarship covers early-bird tuition for the conference. The chapter's scholarship committee will review applications, which include an essay on why the applicant would like to attend the conference and what they hope to learn. The scholarship recipient is responsible for reporting back to the chapter after the conference, and writing a conference summary article for the chapter newsletter. Only candidates who submit all of the application materials by the deadline will be considered.

The AFP 2017 Diverse Communities Conference Scholarship.

Application deadline: Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy created a new scholarship fund for members of diverse communities to attend the AFP International Conference on Fundraising. This scholarship is for current AFP Members who have never attended an AFP / NSFRE International Conference.  AFP is able to offer $1,500 scholarships ($595 conference fee + $905 for travel expenses) for each of the currently identified AFP diverse communities. 

This fund is broken out into three categories:

  • African American
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender (GLBT)
  • General Diversity Fund

The African-American Diversity Scholarship Fund – reserved for applicants of the AFP African-American diverse community of fundraising professionals.

The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) Scholarship Fund – reserved for applicants who are members of the AFP GLBT diverse community of fundraising professionals.

The General Diversity Scholarship Fund – reserved for applicants who identify themselves as members of the AFP diversity community of fundraising professionals.

Should you have questions about the AFP the Diversity Scholarship Program, please contact the Lori Gusdorf at (703) 519-8449, or by email at lgusdorf@afpnet.org.  Selected candidates will be notified by email by December 1, 2017.

Click here for more information and the application. 

Below is a link to the AFP Diversity Scholarship Application form, which resides in the Diversity section at www.afpnet.org.

http://www.afpnet.org/Foundation/FoundationNewsDetail.cfm?ItemNumber=12765

AFP Diverse Communities Scholarship Program Overview ...

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AFP Diverse Communities Scholarship Program Overview & Criteria. July 1, 2017.

Advancing Diversity by Establishing a Diverse Profession A Joint Strategic Initiative

Deadline for application submission is October 31, 2017. Completed applications should be emailed to Lori Gusdorf, AFP Membership Services, at lgusdorf@afpnet.org. Selected candidates will be notified by email by December 1, 2016.  Should you have questions about the AFP the Diversity Scholarships Campaign, please contact Lori Gusdorf, AFP Membership Services, at lgusdorf@afpnet.org.