2020 Chamberlain Scholarship Information


The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy and AFP Monterey Bay are proud to offer a Chamberlain Scholarship to the 2020 International Conference on Fundraising. The conference will be held on March 29 – 31, 2020 in Baltimore, MD and is a wonderful opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in fundraising. For more information about the conference, please visit http://afpicon.com/


The Chamberlain Scholarship covers the full cost of registration for the International Conference for one individual. A supplemental stipend of $1,000 for conference travel/lodging expenses will be provided by AFP Monterey Bay. Please fill out the application form and email it to Christine Dawson at christine@cfmco.org 


The Chamberlain Scholarship for the Monterey Bay Chapter AFP will be selected based on the following criteria:


  • Candidate is employed as a fundraising professional or, if candidate is an executive director, a substantial amount of time is devoted to fundraising.
  • Candidate has never attended an AFP (or NSFRE) International Conference on Fundraising as a registered participant.
  • Candidate presents a compelling reason for why they would like to attend and what they expect to gain from the conference
  • Candidate agrees to complete an online evaluation form about his or her experience at International Conference.
  • Candidate will write a short summary on the International Conference for publication on the AFP Monterey Bay website and e-newsletter.


Additional Information:


  • Application deadline is Monday, October 14, 2019.
  • Recipient of the Chamberlain Scholarship will be notified by Thursday, October 31, 2019.
  • All Chamberlain Scholars qualify for the ‘early bird’ conference rate regardless of when they register. A registration fee of $10 is the responsibility of the recipient.
  • Chamberlain Scholars are responsible for registering themselves for the Conference and for making all travel and lodging arrangements by using a special Chamberlain Scholar Registration Form that will be provided.
  • The scholarship grant will be paid directly to the International Conference registration.




Any other questions can be directed to Christine Dawson, AFP Monterey Bay Scholarship Chair, at christine@cfmco.org