Program Application Dates: August 15, 2017 to September 30, 2017All applications must be completed and submitted using this form.Questions? Contact Janice Bobo, 2017 Scholarship Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org or 210-212-2570To Start: Indicate if you are currently an AFP-SA member or not. The scholarships available to you and their requirements will then be presented. When you have answered all questions, click the Submit button to complete your application. You'll receive a confirmation of the submission via email. Are you currently a member of AFP San Antonio? * Yes No Please answer the question yes or no if you are a current AFP member. The answer will provide a list of scholarships for which you are eligible. SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INDIVIDUALS AND SMALL NON-PROFITS (click to expand) Paid AFP membership for individuals at the young professional level ($75 value) for one year.Paid AFP membership for individuals at the professional level (up to $300 value*) for one year. Paid AFP membership for small nonprofit organizations *May be awarded at full or partial amount at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee. Eligibility Requirements for Young Professionals Membership ScholarshipsApplicant must be employed as fundraising professionals and be 30 years of age or younger.Applicant must subscribe to the AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards of Professional Practice, the AFP bylaws and promote the Donor Bill of Rights.Recipients may reapply for a membership grant for a maximum of two years. In order to qualify, the recipient must continue to demonstrate a commitment to the fundraising profession and meet all original criteria.Priority will be given to need-based applicants, although need is not a requirement for applying.If awarded scholarship, member is expected to serve as a volunteer on a Chapter committee or sub-committee, or assist at one or more chapter event during the year of the award.Eligibility Requirements for Professional Membership ScholarshipsApplicant must be employed as a fundraising professional.Applicant must subscribe to the AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards of Professional Practice, the AFP bylaws and promote the Donor Bill of Rights.Priority will be given to need-based applicants, although need is not a requirement for applying.If awarded scholarship, member is expected to serve as a volunteer on a Chapter committee or sub-committee, or assist at one or more chapter event during the year of the award.Eligibility Requirements for Small Nonprofit Organization Membership ScholarshipsApplicant organizations must have an annual operating budget of less than $1,000,000.Applicants must have a fundraising department with less than two (2) full-time equivalent (FTE) staff.Applicants must be individually incorporated or otherwise organized as a separate entity in the laws of the specific state and country.Applicants must not be affiliated with a larger institution supporting their operations.The organization will designate one fundraising professional to receive the benefits offered in this membership category. The membership may be transferred to another individual if the original member leaves the organization. Applicants must subscribe to the AFP Code of Ethical Principles and Standards of Professional Practice, the AFP bylaws and promote the Donor Bill of Rights.Recipients may reapply for a membership grant or education scholarship(s) for a maximum of two years. In order to qualify, the recipient organization must continue to demonstrate a commitment to the fundraising profession and meet all original criteria.Priority will be given to need-based applicants, although need is not a requirement for applying.Limited to one membership per organization.If awarded scholarship, organization member is required to serve as a volunteer on a Chapter committee or sub-committee, or assist at one or more chapter event during the year of the award, and may hold Association or chapter office. SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CURRENT AFP SAN ANTONIO MEMBERS (click to expand) Two scholarships are available to help individuals attend the AFP International Conference on Fundraising, to be held from April 15-17, 2018 in New Orleans, LA.The Jim Embry Scholarship and the Tom Plofchan Scholarship Each of these scholarships, awarded in memory of two outstanding AFP-San Antonio leaders, fully underwrites the attendance of one AFP San Antonio member each year to the AFP International Conference, including early bird registration and a travel stipend. The Chamberlain International ScholarshipThis scholarship, administered by AFP International, requires that the candidate has never attended an AFP or NSFRE International Conference on Fundraising as a registered participant. Candidate must agree to complete an online evaluation form about his or her experience at International Conference. A full scholarship to attend the AFP San Antonio Chapter Annual Conference, February 15, 2018 at the Marriott Northwest. The Jay Ribble Scholarship, awarded in memory of an AFP San Antonio leader, promotes professional development and certification by fully underwriting the registration of one AFP San Antonio member each year to the CFRE Review Course. Up to $400 toward course fees (online or on-site) or toward Exam fees. *Applicants must be qualified and intend to take the CFRE exam in 2018. Eligibility Requirements for Current MembersCandidate must be a current member of the San Antonio Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.Multiple persons from the same organization may apply for educational grants, but not for membership grants.If awarded a scholarship, the member is expected to serve on a Chapter committee during 2017, and may be asked to give a short presentation at a chapter meeting about their experience.Greater consideration will be given to members who are actively volunteering for the chapter. Select a membership scholarship to apply for: * Small non-profit scholarship for AFP membership Individual membership, Professional Individual membership, Young Professional Select a member scholarship to apply for: * AFP International Conference April 15-17, 2018 in New Orleans, LA AFP San Antonio Conference, February 15, 2018 in San Antonio, TX CFRE Review Course or Assistance with Exam Fee * Applicants may apply for multiple awards; however, no more than one scholarship will be granted per applicant. If the applicant has received a specific award in the past, he/she is not encouraged to apply for the same scholarship. ** The CFRE scholarship is for qualified members who intend to take the CFRE exam in 2017. Volunteer Area If I am approved to receive an AFP-SA scholarship, I understand that I will be asked to serve as a volunteer on a committee. I am interested in helping with the following committee(s): Membership Programs - Monthly Luncheons Communications Development Conference & National Philanthropy Day Chapter Annual Campaign CFRE Diversity Employment Opportunities Government Relations Hospitality Mentoring Policy Review Scholarships Youth in Philanthropy Were you encouraged to apply for this scholarship by a current AFP-SA member? Please provide his or her full name. Professional InformationPlease provide contact information for you. We need this for both individual and organizational applications. First Name Last Name Job Title Organization Name The name of your organization or company. Street Address Street Address Line 2 City Postal Code Postal Code Suffix +4 digits of Zip Code State/Province Phone Number Email AFP History Year Entered Profession Month MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec Day Day12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031 Year Year19671968196919701971197219731974197519761977197819791980198119821983198419851986198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016201720182019202020212022202320242025202620272028202920302031203220332034203520362037203820392040204120422043204420452046204720482049205020512052205320542055205620572058205920602061206220632064206520662067 Note - this is also an AFP International field - it must be updated/corrected with them directly. Year Joined AFP CFRE Status - None -CFRE If you have a CFRE, please select here. How have you been of service to AFP? Which committees have you worked on, offices held, volunteer time or other support provided to AFP? How would this experience/training help in your current job or profession? Have you previously attended an AFP International Conference on fundraising? - None -YesNo I have approval from my direct supervisor to apply for and accept this scholarship if selected Yes No Organizational Membership Application Please provide the following below:briefly describe the size, mission, annual budget, and main activities of your organization. your organization's web address, if applicable, so we can learn more about you. Indicate how AFP membership will benefit your organization and its staff. Organizational Application C.V. Please attach your c.v. or resume as pdf or word fileFiles must be less than 2 MB.Allowed file types: rtf pdf doc docx.