Conferences & Training
Scholarship Application - Conference on Diverse Philanthropy and Leadership

April 15-17, 2019 Conrad Indianapolis Indianapolis, Ind., United States

CASE and African American Development Officers Network (AADO) will conduct the sixth conference on diverse philanthropy and leadership to meet the great demand for professional development at all levels of advancement, not only in the area of diverse leadership, but also in understanding philanthropic diversity.

The conference concentrates on emerging philanthropic markets (i.e., ethnic, LGBT, young alumni) in advancement, while exploring minority wealth, philanthropic behaviors and diverse engagement strategies. The program also features sessions on enhancing management and leadership skills for advancement professionals of diverse backgrounds.


Benefits of Attending
  • Understand the impact of diverse philanthropy.
  • Create strategies to engage community members and leaders as fundraising partners.
  • Enhance your leadership skills.
  • Gain direct skills for managing relationships at all levels.
  • Learn best practices for fundraising from diverse constituencies. 

  

Who Should Attend
  • Advancement professionals-at all levels-who want to effectively increase their contributions and resources to their organization
  • Diverse and majority advancement professionals serving, managing and soliciting diverse constituencies
  • Senior management professionals looking to develop and enhance strategies to attract and retain diverse employees, while creating an open culture.

       

District Scholarships Opportunities

District I

  • Registration (Scholarship): 3 Scholarship Awards
  • Hotel: 1 night for each awardee

District II

  • Registration (Scholarship): 3 Scholarship Awards
  • Hotel: 2 nights for each awardee

District III

  • Registration (Scholarship); 2 Scholarship Awards
  • The scholarship covers registration and the remainder can be used to cover travel and accommodations.

District IV

  • Registration (Scholarship): 1 Scholarship Award ($1,000).
  • The scholarship covers registration and the remainder can be used to cover travel and accommodations.

District V

  • Registration (Scholarship): 1 Scholarship Award
  • Hotel: 2 nights lodging
  • Stipend:

District VI

  • Registration (Scholarship): 2 Scholarship Awards
  • Hotel: 2 nights lodging
  • Stipend: $250

District VIII

  • Registration (Scholarship): 2 Scholarship Awards ($2,000)
  • The scholarship covers registration and the remainder can be used to cover travel and accommodations.

Please complete this application by March 8, 2019.
Please note that you must apply for the district that your institution is a part of. Awardees will be notified on March 22, 2019.

For additional information, contact Jevon Walton, Senior Coordinator, Diversity and Talent Management, at +1-202-478-5551 or email jwalton@case.org 

Click here to apply.