Several Scholarship Opportunities Available

The Southeastern Wisconsin chapter’s commitment to education and training is supported by several scholarship opportunities. Applications are accepted throughout the year and are awarded by a committee of the Chapter board.  You must be a member of AFP Southeastern Wisconsin to be eligible for a conference or education scholarship.

 


Not a member? Now is a great time to join!

AFP is offering $50 off the Professional or Associate membership dues of $250 for new members.

Use discount code JUNE2017, or mail in your application with this coupon to receive the reduced dues. Offer expires June 30th!


Membership Scholarships


AFP is currently accepting applications for two spring membership scholarships

If you have been thinking about joining the Association of Fundraising Professionals, now is the time! 

AFP is a great resource for all people in the fundraising field – whether you are a brand new fundraiser or a seasoned vet there is something for you. Some of the benefits that come with your membership are: exclusive member-only rates for regional and national conferences, access to member-only scholarship and mentorship opportunities, free on demand webinars, and leadership opportunities through participation in the local chapter. But let’s talk about the benefits that you don’t pay for: reconnecting with old coworkers and friends, making new friends, having a network to bounce ideas off of and the list goes on. 

Now is the time to pull the trigger, apply for a scholarship and join AFP.  Deadline is Friday, June 2, 2017

Download the Membership Scholarship Application


2017 Fundraising Day Wisconsin Conference Scholarships

The Southeastern WI Chapter is pleased to offer up to four $160 scholarships for the Fundraising Day Wisconsin Conference in Pewaukee on August 17th.  This educational program is jointly sponsored by the Southeastern WI and Madison AFP Chapters and promises to be a top-notch opportunity to learn from nationally-known presenters and network with area development professionals. 

Deadline to apply is June 30th.  If you do not receive a scholarship, you will still be eligible for the member-only early bird rate after the June 30th deadline if they've not already registered. DOWNLOAD APPLICATION HERE


AFP International Conference Scholarships

Congratulations to our 2016-2017 scholarship recipients!
Carolyn Hahn, Wisconsin Parkinson Association; Lindsay Just Addiction Resource Council, Inc. and; Heather Stoskopf, Interfaith Senior Programs, Inc.

This years conference was held in San Francisco, CA on April 30 - May 22, 2017.

Each year, our chapter offers three scholarships to assist chapter members in good standing to be able to attend the Association of Fundraising Professionals International Conference. 

Details for the 2018 conference scholarships will be announced in late fall 2017.

*Photo features left to right, Heather Stoskopf, 2016 Scholarship Receipient; Nancy Seidl Nelson, AFP SEWI Chapter President and Carolyn Hahn, 2016 Chamberlain Scholar Receipent.