Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

Convening Leaders Student Scholarship Application

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Education Foundation is offering up to five (5) event based scholarships for current PCMA student members.  Recipients of this scholarship will be selected based on essay submission, academic record and PCMA or industry involvement.  Recipients of this scholarship will be asked to participate in activities of the Foundation while onsite in Chicago and attendance is mandatory.  Recipients will also be asked to assist Foundation staff with the promotion of the scholarship program, both during and post event.  This may include, but is not limited to: writing a blog post about your experience, interviews for member spotlights or Convene articles, donor meet & greet, etc.

Recipients of this scholarship will receive:
  • Complimentary registration for Convening Leaders, January 11-1, 2014 in Chicago, IL
  • Complimentary housing for up to four (4) nights at one of the official PCMA hotels.  Housing can accommodate up to four (4) guests
  • Roundtrip, economy class airfare to Chicago, IL
The below application and supporting materials must be submitted no later than October 1, 2014. 

Questions? Contact Stacey Shafer at sshafer@pcma.org for more information.

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