Scholarships

GBTA Austin Chapter Scholarship Awards

 

 

 

2017 Awards

 GBTA Convention $2,200

 This scholarship provides an opportunity for our members to attend the annual GBTA Conference.  The scholarship can assist with the cost of the event and allow some members to attend and experience the conference.

 Gina Leingang

 Lisa Forsythe

 Melissa Schmidt

 Emily Zinn

 Rebecca Cardenas

 Matt Keim

 Melinda Kirkham

 Total $15,400 (7)

      

 

TED $350 Registration

 Texas Education Day is a travel industry day of education hosted by a Texas GBTA Chapter.  The Texas chapters include Dallas, Houston, Austin and San Antonio. TED is an annual event host by one of the Texas Chapters.  The scholarship provides an opportunity for our members to attend and benefit from the education and networking.

 Susan Owrey

 Connie Ramos

 Tyler Carwell

 Monique Green

 Chris Martin

 Total $1,750 (5)

 

GTP $350 GBTA Members, $450 Non-GBTA Members

The GTP is designed to elevate professional standards and recognize individuals who demonstrate the knowledge essential to the practice of the business travel professional. The GTP provides employers with a tool to identify skilled, knowledgeable professionals.

 Deborah de Fritas

 Susan Owrey

 Total $900 (2)

  

Legislative Summit $1,400

 The Legislative Summit scholarship gives our members an opportunity to visit Capitol Hill, meet with legislators and experience how change is made and how we can have an impact on change in our industry.   

                John Hampton   Chapter President

                Michelle McDaniel GRC Committee Chair

                Eric Brown GRC Committee Member

                Adam Higley

                Gina Leingang

                Total $7,000 (5)

  

Texas Conference for Women $165

 The Texas Conference for Women is an opportunity to learn from women of all industries.  The Texas Conference for Women is the largest women's conference in the state and offers information, inspiration and motivation.

 Tona Allen

 Danette La Costa

 Cecilee Perez

 Brianna Fischer

 Pam Meadows

 Becky Ode

 Monica Eeds

 Helen Carr

 Emily Zinn

 Coral Page      

 Total $1,650 (10)

  

Direct Member Registration $175

 Winners to be determined

 The Direct Member Scholarship offer direct members and non-members the opportunity to join the chapter for a year and experience the benefits and to assist members that do not have the financial support of their employer.

 Rene Andre

 Shannon Byouk

 Katrien Vanstaen

 Total $525 (3)

      

 Thirty two (32) scholarships were awarded to our members in 2017 for a total of $27,225.

 

 

2016 Awards

Three (3)GBTA Convention for $2,200                      Total $6,600

Texas Education Day
Four (4)  – Registration Scholarships                       Total $600

Three (3) Other Texas Chapters for $500                  Total $1,500

Two (2) Other GBTA Chapters for $750                     Total $1,500    

Global Travel Professional - GTP          

Four (4) GTP for $450                                                  Total $1,800

                                                                              Total of sixteen (16) scholarship awards for $12,000

2015 Awards

Three (3)GBTA Convention for $2,200                      Total $6,600
Three (3) Texas Education Day – TED for $350         Total $1,050                  
TED – DFW Chapter Scholarship                                 Total $1,050
 Ten (10) Global Travel Professional - GTP                Total $4,00

                                                                              Total of seventeen (17) scholarship awards for $12,700

                 

 2014 Awards

Three (3) GBTA Convention for $1,700                    Total $5,100
Two (2) Texas Education Day – TED for $350          Total   $700
Nine (9) Global Travel Professional - GTP                Total $3,500                      
 
                                                                               Total of fourteen (14) Scholarships Awarded for $9,300

 

2013 Awards

Two (2) GBTA Scholarships for $1,700                             Total $3,400
Four (4) Texas Education Day – TED for $150                  Total    $600                  
One (1) GLP Global Leadership Program for $1,000       Total $1,000
Ten (10) Global Travel Professional - GTP                        Total $4,200

Total of seventeen (17) Scholarships Awarded for $9,200

 

2012 Awards

Three (3) GBTA Scholarships for $1,500              Total $4,500
One (1) Global Leadership Program - GLP           Total $1,000
Three (3) Texas Education Day – TED for $350    Total $1,050

                                                                                    Total of seven (7) Scholarships Awarded for $6,550