Region II offers scholarships that help advance professionals and students through participation in educational events.


Region II Conference Registration Scholarship

This scholarship provides the registration cost for the Region II conference to an undergraduate/graduate student, or staff member, at a Region II institution. An additional scholarship is available for new professionals with one to five years experience. One Region II Conference registration will be given away at the Region II Business Meeting during the Annual Conference.


I-LEAD® Registration Scholarship

The Institute for Leadership Education and Development (I-LEAD®) is ACUI's premier student program, designed to emphasize the key concept areas of leadership, community development, and change. I-LEAD® offers an opportunity for the college students to focus on personal growth and other issues facing our world. The institute prepares students to develop skills that will serve them as leaders in any situation, regardless of role, organization, or environment.

Apply

In order to apply for this scholarship, you will be asked to complete three application questions. Please limit your responses to one page single-spaced.

  1. Describe your activities and experiences with the college union and/or student activities.
  2. Explain what your involvement has meant to you. How will it benefit you in the future?
  3. What do you expect to gain from participating in I-LEAD®?

You will also need to upload one letter of support from an advisor or supervisor to complete your application.


IPDS: New Professionals Orientation Registration Scholarship

IPDS: New Professionals Orientation has been refined over its more than 40-year existence. The program offers participants an opportunity to share information, exchange materials, learn new techniques and theories, discuss opportunities and threats, and network with colleagues in a challenging and supportive environment.

Apply

In order to apply for this scholarship, you will need to upload a personal essay describing why you would like to attend the proposed program supported by this scholarship. Please include answers to this following questions:

  1. What is your role in the student union? What are your primary responsibilities?
  2. Why you are passionate about your involvement in the college union or student activities profession?
  3. What do you expect to gain from attending this institute?

You will also need to upload one letter of support from an advisor or supervisor in order to complete your application. There is also an optional space to include any additional letters of support from students, union staff, ACUI colleagues, peers, and/or community members.