Merit Scholarship


Not currently accepting 2021 applications.

All applications for 2022 are due back to
no later than June 2022.

ILEA Boston has established the ILEA Boston Merit Award Scholarship to encourage Boston Chapter members to actively participate in ILEA International activities. The goal is to reward (a) member(s) with the educational opportunity to attend the annual ILEA hosted conference, ILEA Live in August. This award is granted to outstanding member(s) to foster active member participation and convey the benefits of industry specific education and networking.

Who is eligible?
In order to apply and receive the Merit Scholarship you must be a current ILEA Boston member in August.  Board members of the Boston Chapter, excluding the President and President Elect are also eligible. Applicants that received the Merit Scholarship within the past two years and student members are not eligible. 

What do I receive?
Merit Award Scholarship recipients will receive:
A complete registration package – full conference education and social activities
Esprit Awards Gala ticket
Hotel accommodations at double occupancy
Travel Stipend not to exceed $400

Who selects the award recipients?
To ensure objectivity, applications for the ILEA Boston Merit Award Scholarship will be submitted to and judged by the Board of Directors from another ILEA Chapter.

Merit Scholarship not available for 2021 ILEA LIVE virtual event.