Nancy B. Holder Scholarships

The Nancy B. Holder Scholarships were established to provide education opportunities to our members, encourage professionalism, return benefits to our members, and encourage involvement in Meeting Professionals International. The number of scholarships is determined by the Board of Directors annually. Also, the dollar amount for the scholarships is determined annually by the Board of Directors. Upon receiving a chapter scholarship award, recipients are not eligible to receive same scholarship for a three-year period. Criteria for selection are based on the following:

1) Participation in the MPI Carolinas Chapter
2) Participation in previous International, National or Regional MPI conferences
3) MPI-CC professional achievements/awards/recognition
4) Membership and service in other professional organizations
5) MPI-CC member recruitment
6) Professional goals and how MPI alliance and this scholarship factors in these goals
7) Employer authorization

2016-2017 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

  • Jennifer Kist
  • Mica Parekh
  • Jean Travers

2015-2016 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

  • Alison Harding, CMP, GTP
  • Tim Miron
  • John Cruz, CMM

2013-2014 Scholarship Winners

  • Beverly Abraham
  • Brenda Cash-Hamlin
  • April Ferguson
  • Alyce Kelly
  • Tonya Miller
  • Elizabeth Peeler
  • Bill Scheidt
  • Diane Weems

2012-2013 Scholarship Winners

  • Regan Hodges, CMP
  • Kay Grant, CMP
  • Linda Ilsley, CMP
  • Kathy Norris, CMP, CMM
  • Mollie Rasor, CMP
  • Donna Riggs
  • Jean Travers

2011-2012 Scholarship Winners

  • Laura Holbrook Barnes, CMP
  • Wendy Bassett, CMP
  • Dayma Edwards, CMP
  • Andrea Giorno
  • Michelle Glasgow
  • Lori Hedrick, CMP, MHA
  • Tara Hicks
  • Angela Long, CMP
  • Louise Paul, CMP, CMM
  • Loretta Yingling, CMP

2010-2011 Scholarship Winners

  • Kathryn Byrd, CMP, CPP, CMMM
  • John Cruz
  • Maureen Donovan
  • Kathy Flowe, CMP
  • Mandy Lowe, CMP, CMM
  • Heidi Walters, CHME

2009-2010 Scholarship Winners

  • Cori Cantey
  • Brenda Cash-Hamlin
  • April Clark
  • April Ellerbee
  • Liz Guertin
  • Vicki Hiatt

2008-2009 Scholarship Winners

  • Lenore Donaldson
  • Kay Grant, CMP
  • Liinda Ilsley, CMP
  • Wendy Mooneyham, CMP
  • Jean Travers
  • Annette Zarriello, CMP, CMM

2007-2008 Scholarship Winners

  • Wendy Bassett, CMP
  • Joseph Blake
  • Sally P. Gomez, CHME
  • Scott Moore
  • Erin Moye
  • Mollie P. Rasor

2006-2007 Scholarship Winners

  • Marla Amann, CMP
  • Corey Bizzell
  • Diane Butzer, CMP
  • Kathy Flowe, CMP
  • Lori Hedrick, CMP
  • Sandra Oxner, CMP

2005-2006 Scholarship Winners

  • Benny Williford
  • Liz Guertin
  • Bonnie Wallsh, CMP
  • Nancy Lowe, CMP
  • Kay Lewis
  • Gayle Fesperman, CMP