Scholarships

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Mid-America Charitable Gift Planners (MACGP) promotes charitable planned giving, advances the education and professional expertise of MACGP members and encourages networking and peer-support among our members. MACGP provides monthly opportunities for Nonprofit and Allied Professionals to learn and network. Events are provided to members at no additional cost, with the exception of our premier event, Building Blocks.

Key Criteria:  Applications are open to all nonprofit and allied professionals seeking to further their scope of understanding in the field of Gift Planning. Preference will be given to nonprofit and allied professionals who are either new to the field or actively seeking work in the fundraising and those working with small operating budgets.

Building Blocks Scholarships
$75 value | Deadline: July 19   Apply now
For: Members and Non Members
This scholarship is for small nonprofit professionals, small-shop/independent allied professionals, or fundraising/allied professionals new to the field of planned giving (less than three years). It provides for the recipient full access to the next Building Blocks Annual Conference. By accepting scholarship, awardee agrees to attend event or to cover the costs incurred by MACGP.

New Membership Scholarships
$150 value | Deadline: Closed
For: New Members
This scholarship is for small nonprofit professionals, small-shop/independent allied professionals, or fundraising/allied professionals new to the field of planned giving. It provides for the recipient one-year membership, valid for 12 months from date of award. By accepting scholarship, awardee agrees to faithfully attend MACGP events and volunteer on at least one committee for MACGP.

The National Association of Charitable Gift Planners National Conference Scholarship
Up to a $2,000 value | Deadline: Closed
For: Current MACGP members
This scholarship has a maximum value of $2000 and is intended for small nonprofit professionals, small-shop/independent allied professionals, or fundraising/allied professionals new to the field of planned giving. It provides for the recipient full access to the next Partnership for Philanthropic Planning Annual Conference. By accepting scholarship, awardee agrees to attend event, submit all expense validation (as requested) and volunteer on at least one committee for MACGP.