Scholarship

 

 2018 Scholarships Announced

 
 

2018 GBTA – DFW Chapter Scholarships

 

Texas Education Day - Houston

The DFW Chapter is please to offer 4 Texas Education Day Scholarships. Two Allied and Two Direct Members will receive a $500.00 scholarship to be applied to their continuing education in the travel industry. The scholarship must be used for 2018 Texas Education day in Houston on April 9-10 2018. 

Deadline for application: February 15th 2018   

Congratulations - 2018 Winners

Direct:   Michael Henthorn/Weaver & Wendy Flood / Freeman 

Allied:   Tena Sachu / Hilton Worldwide & Andrea Allen / Hotel Engine 

GBTA Convention

A scholarship is available to qualified member applicants. The scholarship is for payment for the GBTA Annual convention registration fee and related travel expenses incurred for participating in the convention.  

Deadline for application: March 30, 2018

GBTA convention: August 11-15, 2018  - San Diego    

Global Travel Professional – GTP

Scholarships will be awarded to cover the expense of the certification program. You will receive 50% of the fee up front and the other 50% upon proof that you successfully completed the program and passed the exam.  In 2017, we had 8 applicants and awarded scholarships to all 8. Last years’ winners are asked to participate on the board to help select this years’ winners!

8 scholarships – Deadline for application: March 30, 2018

Direct and Allied Member Scholarships

One Allied and One Direct Member will receive a scholarship to be applied to their continuing education in the travel industry. The exact amount varies based on the success of our fund raisers throughout the year. The scholarship must be used within one year of award.  

Deadline for application: March 30, 2018

Carol Devine Leadership Scholarship

Awarded annually to a Direct member of our chapter.  It is to be used for continuing education in the travel industry.  Carol Devine was a long time member and leader of our chapter.  Carol is an industry icon who is highly respected by her co-workers and industry peers. Throughout her career, education was very important to Carol, so in honor of your many years of service to the GBTA DFWBTA we are proud to award this scholarship each year.

No application Necessary: The winner is selected by the chapter president.