Limited scholarship awards are available to NAME members in need of financial assistance to attend the 2021 virtual conference, so please purchase or renew your membership before submitting a scholarship application.  NAME offers several membership types, including a reduced rate for students, seniors and anyone with limited income. Once you have submitted your application, you can register for the conference and defer payment until award decisions have been made.

Apply for a scholarship

Criteria: Scholarship awards are based on financial need, applicability of conference content to career/future career of the applicant, and NAME’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Selection and Award: All applications for 2021 conference scholarships are confidential and will be seen only by the 2021 Conference Scholarship Committee, made up of NAME and CaNOE board members.

Conference Registration: Scholarship applicants can register for the conference at any time and defer payment until scholarship decisions are made. Simply choose “Invoice Me” during the registration process. Successful applicants will receive an updated invoice with the reduced conference fees. If a scholarship award is not granted and an applicant decides not to attend the conference, they may withdraw their registration.

Application: To apply, please complete and submit the scholarship application for the 2021 conference. Please contact Cathy Carolsfeld (wwsealab@shaw.ca) for more information.