Scholarships

Promoting Excellence and Reducing Barriers

The road to greatness is not always paved with equal opportunity. The PCMA Education Foundation’s aim is for our community to own that road for the meetings and business events industry.

The Foundation funds 75 scholarships annually benefiting emerging leaders, students, faculty and other professionals. Funds raised throughout the year have a lasting impact.

  • Business Event Professional Scholarships (Corporate)

    Five educational scholarships are awarded annually to Corporate Business Event Professionals seeking to engage with PCMA. Applications open Summer 2017 Learn More

  • Business Event Professional Scholarships (Independent)

    Five educational scholarships are annually awarded to Independent Business Event Professionals seeking to engage with PCMA. Applications open Summer 2017

  • Business Event Professional Scholarships (reside outside North America)

    The PCMA Education Foundation annually awards scholarships to PCMA Convening Leaders to event organizers who live outside of North American and book business outside of the country in which you reside. Applications open autumn 2017.

  • Chairmen's Convening Leaders Scholarship (Students)

    Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to two (2) PCMA undergraduate student members for Convening Leaders, January 2018 in Austin, TX, as well as a $2,500 tuition based award. Applications open Autumn 2017.

  • PCMA Convening Leaders Scholarship (Students)

    Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to five (5) PCMA Undergraduate Student Members for Convening Leaders, January 2018 in Nashville, TN USA.

  • PCMA Student Chapter of the Year Award

    A $1,000 award for up to two (2) student chapters who demonstrate leadership, academic excellence and membership growth throughout the past year. Funds are to be used for an educational, community service or membership programs in the coming year.

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