Scholarships

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    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.

    Please fill out the entire scholarship application (Sections 1 and 2) and send the completed applications digitally in two separate files to ensure anonymity during the judging process to Scholarship Chair Amanda Privitt.

    2019 Continuing Education Scholarship - Section 1

    2019 Continuing Education Scholarship - Section 2

    Application Deadline: December 21, 2018


     

    Throughout the year, SMPS Seattle offers several scholarships to SMPS Seattle members as a way to give back to our membership. Typically SMPS Seattle will offer the following scholarships:

    Fellows Forum/Build Business Scholarship: $1,500
    SMPS Seattle offers to pay registration to the Build Business National Conference. Eligible expenses for this $1,500 scholarship include conference registration, travel and/or hotel costs. Eligibility includes attendance at a minimum of two SMPS Seattle Fellows Forums in the past 8 years, must be an SMPS Member, and previous Fellows Scholarship recipients are not eligible for three years (but 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: Laura 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 and Kelly Anderson

    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 10 people who receive a passing score on the CPSM exam and covers the examination fee.

    2018 CPSM Scholarship Recipients: Janine Pietz and Kara Tanek

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