This professional development scholarship is provided by Points of Light and will be awarded to one volunteer manager or volunteer leader in memory of Jill Friedman Fixler. The scholarship offers registration and travel reimbursement (up to $1,500) for the Conference on Volunteering and Service.
The candidate must inspire and engage volunteers, be committed to the field of volunteer engagement and demonstrate financial need in attending the Conference on Volunteering and Service.
Jill was a Director of Volunteer Services at multiple organizations before becoming a successful volunteer engagement consultant to organizations throughout the U.S. and Canada. She dedicated her career to shifting the field from traditional volunteer management to a culture of more robust and meaningful volunteer engagement. We dedicate this scholarship to her to carry her legacy forward. Learn more about Jill on the Points of Light blog »
Applications are due March 10, 2017. Applications will be reviewed and a winner notified by Points of Light in late May.