Scholarships

Myia_Hill_Quote.jpgThe Association of Fundraising Professionals, Central New York Chapter is pleased to offer, scholarships for both educational activities - such as Fundraising Day or ICON - and membership scholarships for fundraisers
who are pursuing AFP membership in the Professional or Young Professional categories. 

These scholarships are to encourage participation in further education opportunities and to help individuals serving not for profit organizations
develop their knowledge and skills in fundraising.

General Rules For All Scholarships

- Scholarship recipient agrees that if they do not attend a program for
which they received a scholarship they will reimburse the chapter.
- Scholarships are nontransferable
- Each year the international accepts scholarship applications to ICON.
When chapter financial status allows the chapter may agree to provide a
match to that scholarship

EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Any chapter member in good standing is eligible and encouraged to
apply for these scholarships. Applications can be sent to the AFP Chapter Administrator at afpcny@gmail.com with the subject line: Education Scholarship 

Applicant Requirements
- A completed Scholarship Application

Recipient Requirements
- Upon notice of award you should register immediately
- For ICON applicants you will find the announcement and application
on the chapter website when the program is announced.

MEMBERSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS
Individuals meeting the international requirements for membership are eligible to complete the Scholarship Application. Applications are accepted throughout the year and should be sent to the AFP Chapter Administrator at afpcny@gmail.com with the subject line: Membership Scholarship

The CNY Chapter will offer, depending on the chapter’s financial position, a certain number of scholarships to cover memberships in the Professional or Young Professional categories each year.  If you are chosen to receive a scholarship it is strongly encouraged that you attend the monthly luncheon meetings and participate in the webinars offered. 

Applicant Requirements
- A completed Scholarship Application 

Recipient Requirements
- Upon notice of being chosen for a scholarship the Chapter Administrator will reach out to you to arrange payment. All memberships are processed through the international.
- All scholarship recipients will be required to serve on a board committee for one year. A member of the board will contact you after your award to help you with your committee selection.