Scholarship

2019 Scholarships Announced

 
 

2019 GBTA – DFW Chapter Scholarships

Texas Education Day - Frisco, Texas

The DFW Chapter is please to offer 4 Texas Education Day Scholarships. Two Allied and Two Direct Members will receive a $175.00 scholarship to be applied to their continuing education in the travel industry. The scholarship must be used for 2019 Texas Education Day in Frisco on February 11 & 12 2019. 

Deadline for application: January 25, 2019   

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: April 1, 2019

GBTA convention: August 3-7, 2019  - Chicago    

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 2018, we had 10 applicants and awarded scholarships to all 10. Last years’ winners are asked to participate on the board to help select this years’ winners!

TBA - scholarships – Deadline for application: April 1, 2019

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: April 1, 2019

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.