#ThanksToMaddie IAABC Conference Scholarship
Maddie’s Fund has generously donated 10 scholarships to the IAABC 2019 Conference in Houston, Texas, April 5th through 7th* (April 4th is a Spanish Language live stream. See below.) The scholarship includes transportation to and from the event, and a shared hotel room with one other winner. The scholarship does not include food or other expenses.
How To Apply
- Applications for the scholarship are now closed. The selection process is underway and recipients will be contacted by email starting February 18th.
- Applications must be submitted by 11:00 PM Eastern time, February 15th, 2019
- You must currently work in a shelter and submit a letter of support from your shelter.
- All applications must be submitted via the online form.
- Applications will be reviewed, and scholarships awarded by committee selection.
- Scholarship includes:
- Full IAABC conference registration for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 5-7, 2019
- Up to hotel room nights if needed for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.**
- Lodging is double occupancy with another scholarship winner.
- Up to $500 in travel expense with receipts.
- The scholarship does not include food and beverage expenses. Meals are not included.
* Scholarship winners are invited to attend the Spanish language event on the 4th free of charge as our guests, but will need to cover their own hotel room for that extra Wednesday night.
** Please note, if you don’t need as many hotel nights, please tell us so those you don’t use can be applied to fund more scholarships.