Southwest & Pacific Chapter

Student Involvement

 
As a chapter we are committed to supporting the future of our industry through quality programming, networking, and the participation of our enthusiastic students.
 
Student involvement in the Southwest & Pacific Chapter is a great way to network with fellow students and seasoned professionals. You'll gain valuable experience organizing events and community service projects with our chapter. Additionally, you can build relationships with hospitality and meeting professionals in your area.

 
PCMA Also Offers Students Scholarships in the Fall and Spring:

 
Fall Scholarships

PCMA Chairmen's Convening Leaders Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to two (2) PCMA student members for Convening Leaders, January 12 - 15, 2014 in Boston, MA, as well as a $2,500 tuition based award.

PCMA Convening Leaders Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to five (5) PCMA Student Members for Convening Leaders, January 12 - 15, 2014 in Boston, MA.

Student Chapter of the Year Award
$1,000 award provided to up to two (2) current PCMA Student Chapters to be used to fund educational, community service or membership programs during the 2014 school year.

 
Spring Scholarships

Roy B. Evans Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $7,500 for up to two (2) PCMA Student Members.

PCMA Education Conference Scholarship
Complimentary registration, four (4) nights of housing and roundtrip airfare for up to three (3) students to attend the PCMA Education Conference.

Global Student Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,500 for one (1) PCMA Student Member, who is a not a citizen or permanent resident of North America.

Diversity Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,500 for one (1) PCMA Student Member who has been traditionally under-represented in the meetings and events industry.

PCMA Leadership Scholarship
Tuition based scholarship of $2,000 for up to five (5) PCMA Student members who have been committed to PCMA through involvement with Student Chapters, Regional Chapters and PCMA Headquarters.
 

Contact Us
Jim Durbin

James Durbin
(Involvement at the Chapter Level)
jimmy.durbin@conferencedirect.com

 

PCMA Student Relations
(Scholarship Information)
(877) 827-7262 or (312) 423-7262
students@pcma.org