American Society of Association Executives

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American Society of Association Executives

1575 I St. NW
Washington, DC 20005
Ph: (202)371-0940
Fax: (202)371-8315
Free: 888-950-ASAE
E-mail: [email protected]enter.org
URL:http://www.apaalliance.org

Diversity Executive Leadership Program Scholarships (Professional Development/Scholarship)

Purpose: To help individuals from underrepresented segments of the association community advance into the ranks of leadership in the association management profession; to encourage leadership roles in association management; to increase diversity within the field of association management by providing educational and networking opportunities to potential leaders form underrepresented populations; to support scholars by providing opportunities to increase their connections and understanding of association management; to match scholars with mentors to provide career guidance and enhance networking opportunities; to demonstrate the long-term benefit of the program to ASAE and The Center, to the association profession, and to the scholars. Focus: Leadership, Institutional and community; Management. Qualif.: Member of a racial or ethnic minority group, GLBT, or person with a disability; currently employed as a mid-to-senior level association employee with minimum of three years experience in association management or as an association CEO for a minimum of one year; has a professional, volunteer, civic or community leadership experience. Criteria: Preference is given to individuals who are members of ASAE & The Center and/or individuals who work with ASAE & The Center members; Recipients are selected on the basis of commitment to attend the DELP orientation, professional education programs and service on an ASAE and The Center or allied society committee or council.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. Number Awarded: 10. To Apply: Specific application guidelines are available at the ASAE website. Deadline: April 18. Contact: Marilu Mo-rada, DELP Staff Liaison, Phone: 202-326-9527, email: [email protected]

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