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2017 Rose Duhon Sells Scholarship Program
Scholarships for the NAME Conference will be awarded to full-time students and to those who have graduated within the past 5 years. Graduates must have a financial need based on factors such as working part-time or being unemployed. These Awards will cover all or part of the conference registration fee. It does not cover any other conference expenses.
Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of how an applicant satisfies the seven criteria listed below.

Those who apply for a scholarship must submit anl that addresses

ALL the following points:

(1) Indicate if you are a member of NAME (priority given to NAME members)
(2) Identify the academic institution where you are a full-time student, the school district or other employer that employs you or if you are currently unemployed

(3) Describe your financial need, identifying funding already granted and identify potential sources of funding that you have applied for (e.g. employer, grants, social or civic organizations, etc.)

(4) Indicate if you have been a past recipient of a NAME scholarship (if yes, designate the year or years when you received this scholarship)
(5) What motivates you to come to the NAME conference (1 paragraph)
(6) Based on the description of this year's conference, discuss:
a. what you believe you will gain from attending it, and
b. how you would hope to use the information from the conference in the future (1 paragraph)

(7) Since NAME is a volunteer-driven organization, indicate whether or not you are willing to volunteer 8-14 hours at the conference.

NOTE:
1) This is not a cash award.
2) You are not eligible for this scholarship if you register for conference before notified about scholarship proposal results.
3) Refunds CANNOT be given if you have already registered for the conference.
4)Please exhaust all other funding options before applying for a NAME scholarship.
Submissions accepted from 12:00 EST on 08/01/2017 to 11:59pm EST on 09/08/2017