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 2019 AFP International Conference was open Aug. 27, 2018 till 9 pm on Oct. 6, 2018.
Stayed tuned later this summer / fall for the 2020 scholarship application. (For reference, you can view last year's scholarship application here
Past AFPSS Chamberlain Scholarship recipients have included:
- 2019 — Andrea Michelbach
- 2018 — Lianna Shepherd
- 2017 — Mary Brickle
- 2016 — Kate Albert Ward