Scholarships

Annual Chapter Scholarships

There are no scholarship applications open at this time. Please scroll below to learn more about the scholarships we offer, and the approximate month to apply. Bookmark this page and check back soon!

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


 

Fellows Forum/Build Business Scholarship: $1,500
SMPS Seattle covers your registration, hotel, and/or airfare and other travel-related expenses to attend Build Business National Conference, up to $1,500. To apply, you must be a SMPS member in good standing who has attended at least one SMPS Seattle Fellows Forum over the last 8 years. Previous recipients of this scholarship are not eligible again for three years. Previously unsuccessful applicants are encouraged to try again!
Deadline: April

2018 Fellows Forum/Build Business Scholarship Recipient: Joni Baker

The Pinnacle Experience Conference Scholarship: $1,500
SMPS Seattle awards 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. Eligible expenses for this $1,500 scholarship include conference registration, travel and/or hotel costs. In order to be eligible, you must be a current SMPS Member and must not have won this scholarship in the last three years (but previously unsuccessful applicants are encouraged to try again!)
Deadline: July

2018 Pinnacle Experience Conference Scholarship Recipient: Melissa English

Membership Scholarship: $440
SMPS Seattle is offering to pay for one year’s membership to SMPS, $440, keeping you connected and networking while helping your company save. Current SMPS Members and non-members are eligible, except those who have won this scholarship in the last three years (but previously unsuccessful applicants are encouraged to try again!) Learn more about the value of SMPS membership.
Deadline: September

2018 Membership Scholarship Recipient: Lara McNulty

PRC Scholarship: $1,500
SMPS Seattle offers scholarships for members to attend the Pacific Regional Conference. Eligible expenses for this $1,500 scholarship include conference registration, travel and/or hotel costs. In order to be eligible, you must be a current SMPS Member and must not have won this scholarship in the last three years (but previously unsuccessful applicants are encouraged to try again!)
Deadline: October

2018 PRC Scholarship Recipients: Melissa Quezada, Kelly Anderson
2019 PRC Scholarship Recipients: Brandon Peters, Ben Llanes

Continuing Education Scholarship: $600
SMPS Seattle is offering one $600 scholarship to an SMPS member 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: December

CPSM Scholarship
Currently, the Seattle Chapter of SMPS is offering a scholarship for those who pass the CPSM exam. The scholarship is available for the next eight people who receive a passing score on the CPSM exam and covers the examination fee.

2018 CPSM Scholarship Recipients: Janine Pietz, Kara Tanek
2019 CPSM Scholarship Recipients: Bill Taylor, Lori Castro

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