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ATD Atlanta Scholarship Program

Areas of study may include:
  • Post-secondary academic programs in workplace learning and development

  • Graduate academic programs in workplace learning and development

  • Certificate programs in workplace learning and development

  • Programs in pursuit of Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP)

Scholarship Program Overview

To encourage and support continuing education and professional development in the field of workforce learning and development, the Greater Atlanta Chapter of ATD has established the scholarship program. The program provides a $1,500 annual grant to students of workplace learning and development programs as well as industry professionals continuing their education and professional development.

Candidates must be a member in good standing of the Greater Atlanta Chapter of ATD.

To apply, complete the application. The application process will be open from July 1 through November 30. The award will be announced by December 8.

Items to be included in your application:

  • Contact Information – Include your name, email address and phone number.
  • Program of Study – Identify the area of study and specific program you are pursuing.
  • Why – Describe why you chose the specific program and how it will make a difference for you as a learning and development professional.
  • Yourself – Describe why you consider yourself a good candidate for a scholarship from the Greater Atlanta Chapter of ATD.
  • Reference – Contact information for someone who can support why you are a good candidate for this scholarship is required. In the event that you are selected, this person will be contacted for a reference.
  • Involvement with the Chapter – Detail your involvement with the chapter.  You must be a member of the Greater Atlanta Chapter of ATD to apply. Volunteer involvement with the chapter is not a requirement for application.

After submitting the online application, please follow the instructions to email your resume to scholarships@atdatlanta.org.

The application process closes at 11:59 pm ET on November 30. Applicants must submit all required application materials by this date and time to be eligible.

Please address questions to: scholarships@atdatlanta.org.