AFP Minnesota offers a number of opportunities to help fundraising professionals with membership and conference costs.
AFP MN Chapter Scholarships
Three regular membership scholarships are awarded annually beginning in January. These scholarships cover AFP international and Minnesota chapter dues for one year.
One Young Professional membership scholarship is awarded specifically for a young professional each year. The scholarship covers AFP international and Minnesota chapter dues for one year.
Young Professionals Membership
AFP Minnesota offers a reduced cost membership for professionals who are 30 years old or under. The total “Young Professionals” membership price is just $75 ($50 national AFP membership dues + $25 Minnesota chapter dues.)
Chamberlain Scholarship (AFP International Conference)
This scholarship covers the full registration fee for the AFP International Conference, (minus a $10 processing fee) to defray expenses associated with attendance at AFP’s International Conference. The 2017 conference will be held in San Francisco, CA, April 30 – May 2, 2017.
The scholarship covers all but $10 of the basic conference registration fee; recipients are responsible for all travel and lodging. Please review expenses on the conference website before applying. Preference will be given to candidates with less than 5 years of fundraising experience, whose organizations could not otherwise support attendance, and candidates who are members of AFP Minnesota.