GPC Scholarship Award Winners

2017 GPC Scholarship Winners!

GPCI Board of Directors recently awarded ten scholarships for the GPC exam.  Four scholarships were sponsored by the Grant Professionals Foundation, two from the Arizona Founding Chapter, one from the Northeast Florida Chapter, and three from the Grant Professionals Certification Institute.

  • Jason Adkins, Kentucky Chapter
  • Ben Cipra, Chicago Area Chapter (IL)
  • Angela Gordillo, Arizona Founding Chapter (sponsored by Arizona Founding Chapter)
  • Dae Helm, Northeast Florida (sponsored by Northeast Florida Chapter)
  • Carol Huckelby, Kentucky Chapter
  • Fielding Jezreel, St. Louis Regional Chapter
  • Jodi Kiely, Washington, DC
  • Anne Thomas, Central Iowa
  • Connie Winkle, North Texas Chapter
  • Michele Zacks, Arizona Founding Chapter (sponsored by Arizona Founding Chapter

The GPC Exam is available through electronic testing at nearly 852 testing centers in over 80 countries. Individuals interested in taking the GPC have the opportunity to sit for the exam at a date and location of their choosing. Current scholarship recipients have until May 30, 2018, to take the exam.

The Board of Directors would like to thank all the applicants who took the initiative to apply for scholarship funding. The 2017 recipients were selected based on their application responses using the published scoring criteria. We encourage anyone interested in the GPC exam to apply during the next scholarship round. Check for updates in May 2018 at www.grantcredential.org.

2016 GPC Scholarship Recipients

  • Erin Leigh Birch, Gallatin, TN
  • Dale Braden, Milwaukie, OR
  • Arthur Davis, Portland, OR
  • Amy Knudsen, Des Moines, IA
  • Anna Kraxner, Kansas City, MO
  • Cydney Peters, Houston, TX
  • Nicole Sibilski, Nashville, TN

2015 GPC Scholarship Recipients

  • Lauren Collens of Albany, New York
  • Michael Gresek of Tamarac, Florida
  • Lindsy Halleckson of Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Linda Maddox of Atlanta, Georgia
  • Bethany Turner of Pretonsburg, Kentucky

2014 GPC Scholarship Recipients

  • Meghann Adams of Atlanta, Georgia
  • Julie Boll of Quincy, Illinois
  • Angelica Caterino of Montpelier, Vermont
  • Stacy Ruble of Richmond, Virginia
  • Karen Warr of Portland, Oregon

2013 GPC Scholarship Recipients

  • Magda Hirsch (Nevada) – scholarship made possible thanks to generous individuals and organizations donating funds to GPCI, specifically for the scholarship program
  • Kim Joyce (Arizona) – scholarship made possible thanks to a donation by the Arizona Founding Chapter
  • Jennifer McBride (Florida) – scholarship made possible thanks to generous individuals and organizations donating funds to GPCI, specifically for the scholarship program
  • Debbie Edwards (Arizona) – Grant Professionals Foundation’s GPC Scholarship

2012 GPC Scholarship Recipients

  • Susan Cruze (Kentucky) – scholarship made possible thanks to generous individuals and organizations donating funds to GPCI, specifically for the scholarship program
  • Tyler Winkler (Florida) – scholarship made possible thanks to generous individuals and organizations donating funds to GPCI, specifically for the scholarship program
  • Tracey Diefenbach (Missouri) – scholarship made possible thanks to generous individuals and organizations donating funds to GPCI, specifically for the scholarship program
  • Emily Peterson (Utah) – Grant Professionals Foundation’s GPC Scholarship

2011 GPC Scholarship Recipients

  • Kelly Brown (Florida) – scholarship made possible thanks to generous individuals and organizations donating funds to GPCI, specifically for the scholarship program
  • Leslie Colston (Michigan) – Grant Professionals Foundation’s GPC Scholarship
  • Tammy Mathis (California) – scholarship made possible thanks to generous individuals and organizations donating funds to GPCI, specifically for the scholarship program
  • Melanie Palmer (Arkansas) – GPCI Board GPC Scholarship

2010 GPC Scholarship Recipients

  • Roseann Abdu – Washington, DC
  • Dana Bean – California
  • Clare Gorman – Florida
  • Brenda Grove – Florida
  • Donna Luley – Indiana
  • Betsy Northrup – Kentucky