Scholarships


Scholarships

USCA OPTION A AND B SCHOLARSHIPS

A limited number of scholarships will be available.

Scholarship recipients will be awarded in two categories. Scholarship A recipients will only receive a non-transferrable complimentary conference registration. Those who qualify for Option B will receive a $100.00 travel subsidy, a nontransferrable

complimentary conference registration, and two nights lodging at the host hotel. NMAC will make a hotel reservation for each Option B scholarship recipient. To receive the two complimentary nights of lodging at an official conference hotel, recipients must confirm their arrival and departure dates as well as provide a credit card guarantee upon notification of scholarship acceptance.

Though all staff members, directors, and volunteers who meet the above criteria are invited to apply, only one scholarship per agency will be awarded. Scholarships are awarded based on application responses, financial need, geographic distribution, and population(s) served. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday, June 29, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST.

 

*Please note: Information provided on your submission is NOT confidential and will be shared with a committee that reviews all applications.

 

For any questions please contact conferences@nmac.org.

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HIV50+ STRONG & HEALTHY SCHOLARSHIPS

NMAC is pleased to announce the 2018 USCA HIV50+ Strong & Healthy

scholarship program. Scholarships will be awarded to HIV peer educators and service providers who work with aging (50 and older), HIV+ populations. Candidates must be affiliated with a community-based organization, healthcare provider, health departments or support group that works directly with aging, HIV+ populations. Geographic diversity is important and the program has a special focus on the South and urban regions where HIV disproportionately impacts aging, HIV+ communities of color. Scholarship open to U.S. residents only. The deadline for this scholarship is Friday, June 1, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST.

NMAC will award 50 scholarships with a limit of one scholarship per agency.
The scholarship covers:

  • One (1) 2018 USCA Registration,
  • Five (5) nights at the USCA Host Hotel
  • A coach ticket flight to Orlando, FL
  • Per diem

For any questions please contact conferences@nmac.org.

APPLY FOR A HIV50+ STRONG AND HEALTHY SCHOLARSHIP TODAY!
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Social Media Fellowship

NMAC is pleased to announce the 2018 USCA Social Media Fellowship program. Fellowship recipients will be awarded to seasoned and up-and-coming social media mavens who use their platforms to esteem the lived experiences and needs of people living with HIV.  Candidates must demonstrate a commitment and expertise of social media OR have an interest in honing their skills on social media platforms inclusive of (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Huffington Post, etc.) to address the HIV epidemic. Fellowship recipients are open to U.S. residents only. 

All accepted fellowship recipients will receive:

  • Complimentary registration to the 2018 USCA (for those not currently registered)
  • Travel and 5 nights of hotel lodging at the 2018 USCA host hotel the Hyatt Regency Orlando

Please note fellowship recipients will NOT receive a stipend.

APPLY FOR A 2018 SOCIAL MEDIA FELLOWSHIP TODAY!
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*Social media fellows will be required to actively participate in program activities September 5-9, 2018 on-site at USCA. Space and time are limited so you MUST apply no later than 12:00PM (NOON) EST on June 29, 2018.

For any questions please contact conferences@nmac.org.