Scholarships

AFP provides a number of exciting scholarship opportunities available for AFP Canada South Members.

 

AFP Canadian National Scholarship Program:

The purpose of the scholarship is to assist individuals employed in the fundraising and not-for-profit sectors by enabling them to attend educational events that develop and improve knowledge and skills. Scholarships up to a value of $1,000 will be awarded to successful applicants. Due date is March 15th, 2019. This scholarship is from AFP foundation for Philanthropy Canada. For more information and the application, please visit AFP’s website HERE

AFP Chamberlain Scholarship:

The AFP foundation is pleased to offer every AFP chapter that was in accord the year prior $500.00 to an AFP member that is selected by the Chapter. Awards Committee will review all nominations. AFP Canada South has allocated $1000.00 to the recipient in addition to the $500.00 from AFP foundation for Philanthropy Canada . This application is due to AFP foundation for Philanthropy Canada Oct. 30th, 2018. Local Chapters have input in selecting the Chamberlin Scholarship recipient. For more information, please visit AFP’s website: https://www.afpnet.org/Audiences/ChapterNewsDetail.cfm?itemnumber=33437

AFP Diverse Communities Scholarship:

The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy has a scholarship fund for members of diverse communities to attend the AFP International Fundraising Conference.

The fundraising professional will self-identify with an eligible diverse community as defined by AFP:

  • African-American/Black
  • Asian
  • Faith-based
  • Hispanic
  • Jewish
  • Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ)
  • Or Rural Community (Windsor and Essex County qualify as rural)

You are eligible to be considered for the Greater Toronto Chapter’s Bursary program if you work at a registered charity with fundraising revenues of $1,500,000 or less (excluding government/United Way funding), and spend a minimum of 20% of your time in fundraising activities.

This scholarship is from AFP foundation for Philanthropy Canada. For more information, please visit AFP’s website: Deadline is October 31, 2019. For more information, please visit AFP’s website: https://www.afpnet.org/Foundation/FoundationNewsDetail.cfm?ItemNumber=12765

 

For more information about scholarship opportunities provided by AFP, please contact Katie Mazzuca, Chair of Scholarships for AFP Canada South at afpcanadasouth@gmail.com