Annual Chapter Scholarships

    Throughout the year, SMPS Seattle offers several scholarships to SMPS Seattle members as a way to give back to our membership. In the 2017/2018 SMPS year, SMPS Seattle is offering the following scholarships:


    The Pinnacle Experience Conference Scholarship
    New this year, SMPS Seattle is awarding a scholarship to send one marketing or business development leader to The Pinnacle Experience conference. This new learning and networking event is specifically designed for senior marketing leaders. The Pinnacle Experience is THE event for professionals who serve as “first chair” for leading their firm’s marketing and business development efforts.

    The scholarship covers the registration fee and lodging/transportation costs up to $1500. In order to be eligible, you must be a current SMPS Member.

    Follow the links below to download the Pinnacle Experience Scholarship application forms:

    Section 1 Application Form

    Section 2 Application Form

    Application Deadline: June 29th

    Winners Announced: July 20th




    Continuing Education Scholarship
    SMPS Seattle offers one $600 scholarship for SMPS members to further their professional marketing education. Examples of allowable expenses include but are not limited to: SMPS events or conferences (local, regional and national), college or university classes, books about professional services marketing, other educational events or workshops offered by a credible organization, and CPSM certification and testing fees. All SMPS Seattle members are eligible.
    Deadline: February

    Fellows Forum Scholarship
    SMPS Seattle offers to pay registration to the Build Business National Conference. The scholarship will cover the registration fee and hotel costs at up to $1500.
    Eligibility includes attendance at a minimum of two SMPS Seattle Fellows Forums in the past 8 years, must be an SMPS Member or an employee of a SMPS Seattle Member firm, and previous Fellows Scholarship recipients are not eligible for 5 years (previous applicants are encouraged to try again!)
    Deadline: April

    Membership Scholarship
    SMPS Seattle is offering to pay for one year’s membership to SMPS, $440, keeping you connected and networking while helping your company save. All SMPS Seattle members are eligible.
    Deadline: August

    PRC Scholarship
    SMPS Seattle is offering two Pacific Regional Conference scholarships (valued at $1,000 each) for early bird registration and up to $500 for lodging and/or transportation expenses to SMPS Seattle members. All current SMPS Seattle members are eligible.
    Deadline: November


    Questions? Contact SMPS Seattle Scholarship Chair, Amanda Privitt, Cochran.