Convening Leaders Hosted Buyer Opportunity

If you are a Business Events Professional/Meeting Planner with the primary responsibility of planning and contracting business events destinations and services, you may qualify for the Convening Leaders Hosted Buyer Program. Application opens soon.

Future Leaders Scholarship

SmithBucklin believes in the power of the PCMA Foundation and supporting future leaders. In recognition of SmithBucklin’s 70th anniversary, we are committing to start a new student scholarship fund this year. The Future Leaders Scholarship serves students committed to a career in the Business Events Industry.

Education Conference VIP Hosted Group Program

The VIP Hosted Group program, hosted by a PCMA Partner, is available to 60 business events planners and includes: • Registration to 2019 PCMA EduCon. • A specialized itinerary that may include a ticket to the Give Back Bash Monday evening fundraising event; VIP seating for Main Stage sessions and networking lunches; and invitations to special supplier events and dinners.

DES Sept. – Nov. Course Scholarship

Are you ready for the new frontier of the meetings and convention industry? Apply now for a limited number of scholarships valued over $1,000 USD. Includes the DES application, exam fee and LIVE 7-week Online Course which runs Aug 1st through Sept. 18 through Nov. 1, 2019.

Convening Leaders Global Scholarship

Complimentary registration, up to four (4) nights of housing and an airfare reimbursement of up to $1,000 USD, per scholarship recipient, for Convening Leaders, January 2019 in Pittsburgh, PA. Individual must host events outside of their home nation, and must be based outside of North America.

2018 PCMA ICESAP Annual Conference Scholarship

Funded by the PCMA Education Foundation, the Scholarship encourages professional growth and development for individuals working in the industry by supporting the costs for attending this year’s PCMA ICESAP Annual Conference.

Deborah Sexton Education Scholarship

Scholarship awarded to one (1) individual with at least 3 years of career experience in the business events industry. Scholarship includes complimentary registration, roundtrip airfare, and 3 nights housing at PCMA Convening Leaders, one-on-one coaching opportunity with Deborah Sexton, one-day shadowing opportunity with the PCMA events team at PCMA Convening Leaders, complimentary registration for PCMA Education Conference and much more...

PCMA European Influencers Scholarship

Travel and flight accommodations will be awarded to a limited number of association, corporate and faculty planners, associate/corporate manager level or higher wishing to attend The European Influencers Summit this fall.

Greater Midwest Chapter Student Scholarship

The Greater Midwest Chapter of Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) is pleased to offer (1) tuition-based scholarship exclusively for student leaders within the GMC PCMA Community.

Foundation Scholars Program

This scholarship program, supported by NYC & Company and PCMA Education Foundation, provides five (5) undergraduate students. Program will offer numerous benefits and year-round engagement within the business events industry. Foundation Scholars will be notified prior to the start of the following school year.