Print Page   |   Sign In   |   Join Now
Annual Conference Scholarship Application
Share |

TACVB Annual Conference Scholarship Program


Deadline: Friday, June 21

The Texas Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus offers three scholarships to the Annual Conference. Each Annual Conference scholarship consists of one complimentary registration to the conference plus a reimbursement of actual expenses (travel, lodging, meals) of up to $800. 

Below are the requirements for consideration (you do not have to be a TACVB member to be considered).  Applications will be forwarded to the TACVB Scholarship Committee for their consideration, so please return your application and letter(s) of recommendation to TACVB by Friday, June 21, 2019.

One Annual Conference scholarship applicant whose application and letter(s) of recommendation are deemed outstanding will receive the honor of the “Tom Trotter” Scholarship in honor of Tom Trotter, a well-liked professional in our industry whose untimely passing caused TACVB to create this special scholarship fund in his memory.

The following qualifications are required before your application can be considered:

  • Scholarship applicants must work for a DMO or chamber of commerce.
  • Scholarship applicants do not have to be members of TACVB to qualify.
  • In order to most fairly assist chambers/bureaus, scholarships will not be awarded to applicants from chambers/bureaus who received a TACVB education conference scholarship for the 2018 Annual Conference.
  • Each scholarship applicant must include at least one letter of endorsement/ recommendation from a CEO of a TACVB member bureau OR from your DMO/Chamber Board Chairman in order to be considered.  Please note that if you are staff, the letter must come from a CEO of a TACVB member bureau other than your own CEO or it can be from your DMO/Chamber Board Chairman.  IT CANNOT BE FROM YOUR CEO.
The deadline for submission is Friday, June 29, 2018.

Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus
PO Box 1256
Denton, TX  76202
Phone: 940-999-1002
Copyright © 2013 by TACVB - All rights reserved.

Membership Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal