INFORMATION: IAVM Scholarship

 
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF VENUE MANAGERS VENUECONNECT ANNUAL CONFERENCE and TRADE SHOW SCHOLARSHIP
PURPOSE
To provide a student who is interested in the public assembly facility management profession and/or a  related field an opportunity to learn more about the profession and industry; and to provide the chance to network with practitioners within the field to learn of internship and job opportunities  in the industry.
 

AWARD

Recipient will receive $1000 upon picking up his/her registration at the University Venue Management Conference  (UVMC) and /Annual  Conference  and Trade Show.
 

ELIGIBILITY

Open to a full time student attending a university or college within the state of Florida (or to a student who is a resident of Florida and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program  at  a university or college  in a state other than Florida) with a major or minor in event, facility or sport management, arts administration, hospitality, tourism or a related field to the public assembly industry. Also  open  to  a  student  who  has  demonstrated his/her interest through  significant volunteer,  internship and/or work  experience  in the field.
 
The recipient must be within three semesters of completing his/her under graduate or graduate program, or has graduated  within  six months prior to the  UVMC and Annual  Conference  and Trade Show.
 

REQUIREMENTS/CRITERIA

Should the recipient have already been selected to receive a similar scholarship to attend the same VenueConect/Annual Conference from IAVM World Headquarters, IAVM Foundation and/or an IAVM District he/she would be ineligible, unless the FFMA Scholarship Committee makes  an  exception  with  approval  from  the FFMA President.
 
The recipient must provide the FFMA Scholarship Committee Chair  with  a  written  copy  of  his/her  registration within five  (5) working  days of receiving  it.
 

APPLICATION  DEADLINE

Applications  are due on or before April 21, 2017.
 
Complete the application online and it will automatically be sent to the Scholarship Committee. If you choose to print and mail, send to:

Jim Fee
University of South Florida Athletics
4202 East Fowler Ave
ATH100
Tampa, FL 33620
fee@usf.edu