Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

Scholarships

The PCMA Education Foundation funds 21 scholarships throughout the year to student members. These scholarships help open doors to the industry and ease the financial burden that higher education can create.


  
"I am incredibly honored to be awarded the 2011 PCMA Roy B. Evans Scholarship. My PCMA membership has been so rewarding, for PCMA has provided so many opportunities to enhance my hospitality studies."

- Katharine Gausmann, University of South Carolina, 2011 Roy B. Evans Scholarship Recipient


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Fall Scholarships

 

 

Applications must be postmarked and sent to the Education Foundation no later than October 1, 2014

PCMA Chairmen's Convening Leaders Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to two (2) PCMA student members for Convening Leaders, January 11 - 14, 2015 in Chicago, IL, as well as a $2,500 tuition based award.  

PCMA Convening Leaders Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to five (5) PCMA Student Members for Convening Leaders, January 11 - 14, 2015 in Chicago, IL. 

Student Chapter of the Year Award
$1,000 award provided to up to two (2) current PCMA Student Chapters to be used to fund educational, community service or membership programs during the 2015 school year.

 

Spring Scholarships

 


The 2014 deadline has passed.  Check back soon for 2015 application details.  

Roy B. Evans Scholarship 

Tuition based scholarship of $7,500 for up to two (2) PCMA Student Members 

PCMA Education Conference Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to three (3) students to attend the PCMA Education Conference 

Global Student Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,500 for one (1) PCMA Student Member, who is a not a citizen or permanent resident of North America 

Diversity Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,500 for one (1) PCMA Student Member who has been traditionally under-represented in the meetings and events industry 

PCMA Leadership Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,000 for up to five (5) PCMA Student members who have been committed to PCMA through involvement with Student Chapters, Regional Chapters and PCMA Headquarters

 

For more information on these or other Student member programs, please contact:

PCMA Student Relations 
35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60601
ph: (toll free) 877.827.7262
ph: 312.423.7262
students@pcma.org