Each year, AFP South Sound (AFPSS) provides funding for a chapter member to attend the AFP International Conference. The scholarship recipient receives $500 for travel expenses from AFPSS, conference registration from AFP International (roughly $800 value), and the opportunity for accredited fundraising education courses and networking.
Scholarship applicants must be employed as a fundraising professional, have NEVER attended an AFP International Conference on Fundraising, and be a current member of AFP South Sound.
The application for the 2020 AFP International Conference is open through Oct. 1, 2019. Download the application here
Past AFPSS Chamberlain Scholarship recipients have included:
- 2019 — Andrea Michelbach
- 2018 — Lianna Shepherd
- 2017 — Mary Brickle
- 2016 — Kate Albert Ward