Scholarships and Grants

AFP Manitoba is proud to provide award a variety of grants and scholarships to members looking to develop their knowledge and skills. Funds can be used for professional development, education and networking opportunities with fellow AFP chapters and fundraising experts from around the world.

Funds are provided in part through the generous contributions by our members and the community to the AFP annual fund - Every Member Campaign.  Thank you to those who have donated! (Your support of the fund does not affect your grant application.

AFP Manitoba Spring 2023 Grants and Scholarships - Intake will open March 2023

Patricia Hardy Scholarship for Professional Advancement - $500.00
Linda Lindsay Scholarship for Professional Development - $500.00
(Criteria:  Organization must have an annual budget of under $1,000,000.00)
AFP Manitoba Education Grants - up to $1000.00
(Open to all fundraising professionals in Manitoba)

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AFP Manitoba 2022 Fall Grants and Scholarships
Intake opens September 12, 2022
Deadline To Apply – October 21st, 2022

    The Chamberlain Scholarship is an incredible opportunity for an AFP Chapter Member who has not yet attended the International AFP ICON conference - the world's #1 fundraising conference.
    The Chamberlain Scholarship will cover the attendance at AFP ICON in New Orleans, Louisiana in April 2023; along with a $500 grant to support additional conference costs.

    Any AFP Manitoba members who will be a first time attendee can apply for the scholarship.
    To learn more about AFP ICON click here.

    For any questions about AFP Manitoba grants and scholarships contact Andrew Kussy, Awards and Scholarship Chair. 

    National Scholarship Program

    Watch for information and deadline dates coming soon

    The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy—Canada offers Canadian fundraising professionals working for charitable and non-profit organizations the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in fundraising.

    Financial scholarships, up to a maximum of $1000, are being offered to cover registration and travel costs for educational programs at the local, national and/or international level.

    Educational Programs that can be funded through the National Scholarship Program include, but are not limited to:

    • AFP Congress
    • AFP CFRE Review Course
    • AFP Chapter Fundraising Workshops & Conferences
    • AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course
    • AFP International Conference
    • Other fundraising conferences/courses/tuition fees

    Interested in creating a scholarship or grant?

    Please contact Sponsorship & Stewardship Chair Evelyn Orlovitz at to discuss corporate partnership. Or click here for more info.