AACB Staff Scholarship

2017/18 Applications Now Open!

AACB is committed to the recognition and encouragement of excellence. 

This scholarship is designed to offer middle to senior level bureau staff an opportunity to demonstrate their professional commitment, delivery of high quality service and dedication to the business events industry.

A successful applicant will receive a $5,000 cash grant and free international return flights to undertake a proposed project of career development that brings benefit to their bureau and AACB members.

The application process requires:

  • CEO nomination
  • A research project proposal focused on business events that supports your career professionalism and brings benefit to your bureau and AACB members across Australia. 
  • Current CV verified by your manager/CEO
  • Application form

Eligible applicants must:

  • Be employed by an AACB member in a permanent capacity (eg. Full time) for a period of at least 12 months by the submission deadline.
  • Currently hold a middle to senior level management position, within a bureau or business events department.

 

 

 

Sponsored by:

AACB Staff Scholarship 2016/17 Winner

Samantha Thompson, Business Development Manager of Gold Coast Business Events has been awarded with the prestigious AACB Staff Scholarship for 2016/17. The scholarship was announced at the AACB Annual Conference gala dinner held at Victoria Park, Brisbane on 9 September.

The scholarship is designed to offer middle to senior level bureau staff an opportunity to demonstrate their professional commitment to the business events sector by delivering a project which highlights innovation and excellence.

 

Photo from left to right - Lyn Lewis-Smith, Samantha Thompson, Penny Lion, Andrew Hiebl.

AACB Media Release: Samantha Thompson awarded AACB Staff Scholarship

Previous AACB Staff Scholarship Winners:

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