Apply for a Convention Grant for your chance to be sponsored by MEDA hub members. Each grant is $1,500 to be used towards the cost of travel, accommodations and Convention registration. Applications will be accepted until October 1, 2019 though early submission is highly encouraged. Open to all young professionals under age 40!
Contact your school administration to discover student funding opportunities available to you! Many institutions for higher learning offer various funding initiatives for undergraduate students to participate in educational conferences in business, faith, and international development. Application processes are often made available for such co-curricular or curricular experiences. The criteria for these will differ from institution to institution. Funding grants are often housed under the following departments/services:
There are plenty of creative ways to raise funds to attend MEDA Convention! Ensure that you are aware of any school policies around fundraising, hosting events or promoting causes. Once you are familiar with the procedure, try to connect with a campus club or Students Association for support.
Past MEDA participants have come together to fundraise their way to MEDAx. Here are some great ways to fundraise: