Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

Scholarships


The PCMA Education Foundation funds 21 scholarships throughout the year to student members. These scholarships help open doors to the industry and ease the financial burden that higher education can create.

Fall Scholarships


The Fall Scholarship Applications are open from August 19 - October 1, 2015.

PCMA Chairmen's Convening Leaders Scholarship
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Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to two (2) PCMA student members for Convening Leaders, January 10 - 13, 2016 in Vancouver, as well as a $2,500 tuition based award. Click here to apply

PCMA Convening Leaders Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to five (5) PCMA Student Members for Convening Leaders, January 10 - 13, 2016 in Vancouver. Click here to apply

Student Chapter of the Year Award
$1,000 award provided to up to two (2) current PCMA Student Chapters to be used to fund educational, community service or membership programs during the 2016 school year. Click here to apply


Spring Scholarships

 

The Spring Scholarships typically close in March. Please check back for more details this winter.

Roy B. Evans Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $7,500 for up to two (2) PCMA Student Members 

PCMA Education Conference Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to three (3) students to attend the PCMA Education Conference 

Global Student Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,500 for one (1) PCMA Student Member, who is a not a citizen or permanent resident of North America 

Diversity Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,500 for one (1) PCMA Student Member who has been traditionally under-represented in the meetings and events industry 

PCMA Leadership Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,000 for up to five (5) PCMA Student members who have been committed to PCMA through involvement with Student Chapters, Regional Chapters and PCMA Headquarters


See Past Recipients

 Where Are They Now?


  
"I am incredibly honored to be awarded the PCMA Roy B. Evans Scholarship. My PCMA membership has been so rewarding, for PCMA has provided so many opportunities to enhance my hospitality studies."

- Katharine Gausmann, University of South Carolina, Roy B. Evans Scholarship Recipient


For more information about scholarships from the Education Foundation, contact:

PCMA Education Foundation
35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60601
ph: (toll free) 877.827.7262
ph: 312.423.7262
foundation@pcma.org

PCMA Education Foundation