AFP Quebec offers a variety of scholarship programs and professional development opportunities.

AFP members can also be eligible for other AFP Canada, AFP Global or AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada scholarships or professional development programs (e.g., scholarships for the Toronto Congress, Fellowship in Inclusion and Philanthropy, etc.). To make sure you don’t miss an opportunity, make sure you are receiving our emails.

CHAMBERLAIN SCHOLARSHIP

The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy is proud to announce that it will be offering once again the Chamberlain Scholarship, allowing a member from the Quebec Chapter to participate in the 57th International Conference, which will be held from March 29 – 31, 2020, in Baltimore, MD. This is designed to give individuals working in nonprofit organizations the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in fundraising. The Scholarship covers registration fees, minus a $10 processing fee. In addition, the Quebec Chapter will offer an extra amount of $1,200 to cover part of travel and accommodation costs.

Call for candidates closed

Members wishing to submit their application must read the selection criteria, complete the scholarship application and send it in no later than October 11, 2019 at 5 p.m., accompanied by a motivation letter.

We wish to thank all of the applicants for the Chamberlain Scholarship. The call for candidates is now closed.

The Chamberlain Scholarship Program honors Ralph Chamberlain for his commitment to the fundraising profession.

Selection criteria
  • Candidate must be a member of AFP Quebec Chapter.
  • Candidate has been employed as a fundraising professional for 3 years or more. If the candidate is an executive director, a substantial amount of time must be devoted to fundraising.
  • Candidate has never attended an AFP or NSFRE International Conference on Fundraising as a registered participant (unless has been a member of the Conference Host Committee) and is enthusiastic to attend the full conference as scheduled.
  • Following the conference, the candidate must agree to complete an online evaluation form  and commit to writing an article about his/her experience and send it to  AFP–Quebec chapter. The selected candidate agrees that the article be posted on the AFP-Quebec Chapter website and social media sites.

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FUNDAMENTALS OF FUNDRAISING COURSE SCHOLARSHIP

The course will take place on September 16-18-23 and 25, 2020.

AFP Quebec is proud to offer 4 scholarships (2 for the English class ans 2 for the French class) of $250 each to reduce the costs of participating in The Fundamentals of Fundraising Course, offered annually. Please apply no later than August 7, 2020 – 11:59 p.m.

Call for candidates opened

Members wishing to submit their application must read the selection criteria, complete the scholarship application and send it in no later than August 7, 2020 – 11:59 p.m.

We wish to thank all of the applicants for The Fundamentals of Fundraising course. 

Selection criteria
  • Candidate must be an AFP member;
  • Candidate must be employed by a registered charity, or volunteer with a registered charity;
  • If the candidate does not hold a position directly related to philanthropy, he/she must however allocate a significant part of their time to fundraising activities;
  • The candidate must be a first-time participant of the AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course;
  • The candidate will provide a brief written resume (250-300 words) within the 30 days following completion of the course outlining their experience and can share their experience with AFP board members, if they choose to do so.

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TORONTO CONGRESS BURSARY

AFP Quebec Chapter is offering a bursary to lower the cost of attending Toronto’s Congress. In doing so, AFP Quebec Chapter wishes to encourage the development of fundraising professionals in their field.

The bursary is worth $1,000. This will cover your registration fees, as well as part of your lodging and transportation fees.

Complete the scholarship application no later than October 25, 2019 at 5 p.m.

Call for candidates closed

Members wishing to submit their application must read the selection criteria, complete the scholarship application and send it in no later than October 25, 2019 at 5 p.m.

We wish to thank all of the applicants for the Toronto Congress Bursary. The call for candidates is now closed.

Selection criteria
  • Must be a member of AFP Quebec Chapter.
  • Must be employed by a charitable organization, and a major part of his/her time should be dedicated to fundraising
  • Must not have attended the Toronto Congress
  • Selected candidates must pledge to attend the Toronto Congress, write an article about his/her experience, and send it to AFP Quebec Chapter. Selected candidate also agree that the article be posted on the AFP Quebec Chapter website and social network.

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*NEW* FELLOWSHIP FOR FUNDRAISING PROFESSIONALS

This fellowship has been made possible in part by AFP Foundation for Philanthropy- Canada, donors of the Every Member Campaign

AFP-Quebec is proud to announce the launch of our NEW fellowship program! The AFP-Qc Fellowship Program provides our community of fundraisers across the province with access to a well-rounded curriculum of educational and engagement opportunities to help take their professional practice to the next level.

Whether you’re a seasoned professional in the sector, or new to the field, the AFP-Quebec Fellowship Program provides four annual recipients with the funding, experiences and opportunities outlined below.

AFP – Quebec Fellowship for Fundraising Professionals (2), value of $580 each, includes:

  • Paid membership to AFP Global including Quebec Chapter dues – value of $330
  • Registration for 3 local AFP-Qc educational sessions of your choosing – value of $150
  • Complimentary seat at NPD Luncheon 2020 – value of $100

AFP – Quebec Small Shop Fellowship for Fundraising Professionals (2), value of $580 each, includes:

All the benefits and requirements of the AFP-Quebec Fellowship, however is offered exclusively to those who are full-time employees at a ‘small shop’. Small shop is being defined as a team of less than five full-time staff and annual operating revenue of under $1 million.

Complete the scholarship application no later than March 15, 2020 at 5 p.m.

Call for candidates opened

Members wishing to submit their application must read the selection criteria, complete the scholarship application and send it in no later than March 15, 2020 at 5 p.m.

Selection criteria and requirements

Selected candidates must fulfill the following requirements during their fellowship year:

  • Participate in the AFP-Qc Mentorship Program
  • Volunteer with an AFP-Qc committee or event
  • Prepare a brief report on their fellowship experience
  • Be open to being featured in AFP publications and on our website
  • Participate in at least one of the two annual AFP-Qc networking events

Open to both non-members and current AFP members, who either work or live in Quebec.

 

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