The Meyers Scholarship for the AFPGV Regional Conference

Deadline for applications: May 24, 2023

The Meyers Fund was established to honor Daniel M. Meyers and his contributions to the fundraising profession. Recognizing that many local organizations cannot afford the cost of professional development, Mr. Meyers, in conjunction with the AFP Genesee Valley Chapter, has committed to helping non-profit professionals increase their knowledge and skills through this scholarship program.

View previous AFPGV Meyers Scholarship winners.

Meyers Scholarship Applicant Criteria:

  • Applicants must submit a completed scholarship application by the deadline.
  • Two selected applicants selected will receive a scholarship that will cover the entire conference registration fee.
  • The applicant must be an fundraising professional, volunteer, or employee for a 501(c)(3) organization.
  • If a candidate is an executive director, a substantial amount of his/her time must be devoted to fundraising (please state amount of time in writing).
  • AFP membership is not required, but preference will be given to AFP members of the Genesee Valley Chapter.
  • Only applicants who live and/or work in the Greater Rochester Area are eligible to apply.

All Meyers Scholars are encouraged to make a donation to the Meyers Fund through AFP Genesee Valley Chapter so that the Fund continues to grow and benefit others. Click here to make an Online Donation to the Meyers Scholarship Fund.