Conference Attendance Grant

Grant to support attendance at the National NAPNAP  Conference

Eligibility: Applicants must be members in good standing 

Topic of Essay: Why do you believe you deserve the award and how will you contribute to the chapter after the conference? 

Evaluation criteria and procedures: Essays (500 words or less) will be evaluated blindly based on clarity of question response, potential for contribution to the chapter, and professionalism, by at least 2 members of the Grants committee or Executive committee whose scores will be averaged. In the event of a tie score, another member of the executive committee will be asked to score the submissions, and the essays will be ranked again as needed. Members of the Executive Board are ineligible.

Responsibility of Recipient: The grantee agrees to participate actively as a volunteer on a Chapter Committee for one year after the award. 
Due Date:  January 1 each year via email to the Grants Chair, or Chapter email:
Notification: Prior to the early registration deadlines for the National Conference
Award: Receipts from the National Conference, up to $500 will be submitted to the Treasurer for reimbursement. 

For questions related to grant submissions, please contact Grants Chair, Joyce Brill at