Association of Fundraising Professionals Triangle, NC Chapter

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Triangle Chapter Scholarships


One of the benefits of belonging to the AFP Triangle is your eligibility to apply for and receive a scholarship to a number of chapter events and conferences. You’ve probably heard about our scholarships for the AFP International Conference, but you may not be aware of the other scholarship opportunities offered by our chapter. If you are not currently a member, we offer membership scholarships as well!

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Chamberlain Scholarship for AFP International Conference
The Chamberlain Scholarship provided by AFP International is for a first time attendee to the AFP International Conference who regularly attends monthly meetings and commits to serve on a committee in the future. In addition to covering the registration fee to attend the conference AFP Triangle will also include $500 toward travel and hotel related expenses.

Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

Conference website:  http://afpfc.com/
AFP Membership Scholarships
AFP Triangle will award scholarships annually for membership in AFP. To be eligible, applicants must meet two of the four following criteria to be eligible. 

  • Currently employed at a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the Triangle area
  • Have attended two AFP Triangle events within the previous 12 months prior to submitting application
  • Currently serve on a Board of a recognized 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
  • Demonstrate previous work experience within the last three years at a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
Young Professional Memberships
$75 each

Full Memberships
$300 each

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. To see the details of each category, click here.
NC Philanthropy Conference Scholarships
The AFP Triangle offers up to five scholarships to attend the North Carolina Philanthropy Conference (August), co-hosted by AFP Chapters across the state of North Carolina. Each year, this event attracts 500+ fundraising professionals from nonprofits across North Carolina and surrounding states. Sessions are CFRE approved and industry leaders (consultants, practitioners, and philanthropists) present dynamic, interactive breakout sessions. Priority will be given to those applicants who have not received an AFP scholarship within the last year.

Up to five scholarships will be awarded annually by AFP Triangle to cover the cost of registration for up to $130 per person. To be eligible, the applicants must:

  • Be active in the AFP Triangle chapter and attend meetings on a regular basis
  • Submit a summary to the AFP Triangle chapter demonstrating need

    Application Deadline: July 1, 2018

    For more information, visit the Conference Website.
  • CFRE Certification Scholarship
    The Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credential demonstrates an individual's mastery of the standards set for core knowledge and skills required of fundraising executives after five years of experience. This practice-based designation requires demonstration of having met these standards through both an application and a written examination.

    One scholarship will be awarded annually by AFP Triangle to cover costs related to the application or exam. This scholarship will cover expenses up to $350. To be eligible the applicants must:

  • Meet the experience requirements to be eligible for CFRE certification
  • Submit a one-page summary to AFP Triangle demonstrating need
  • Must be active in the AFP Triangle chapter and attend meetings on a regular basis

    Application Deadline: July 1, 2018
  • CFRE Refresher Course Scholarship
    One scholarship will be awarded annually by AFP Triangle to cover costs related to the CFRE Refresher Course. This scholarship will cover half the cost of the course up to $195. To be eligible, the applicants must:

  • Meet the experience requirements to be eligible for CFRE certification
  • Submit a one-page summary to AFP Triangle demonstrating need
  • Must be active in the AFP Triangle chapter and attend meetings on a regular basis

    Application Deadline: July 1, 2018
  • AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course Scholarship
    The AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising course offers a complete overview of the development function, featuring the most current information and techniques and will provide an overview of skills, techniques and program components for individuals with zero to four year of fundraising experience.

    One scholarship will be awarded annually by AFP Triangle to cover costs related to the course. This scholarship will cover half of the cost of the course for up to $195. To be eligible, the applicants must:

  • Be active in the AFP Triangle chapter and attend meetings on a regular basis
  • Submit a one-page summary to AFP Triangle demonstrating need

    Application Deadline: July 1, 2018