The Linda Thompson Memorial Scholarship (LTMS) honors Linda Thompson, who was a vital part of the DMC profession and event industry. Applications are accepted from individuals throughout the world who are preparing for a career in Destination/Event Management. The length of the program must be one year or longer. Each scholarship is payable to an accredited college or university with a meetings management or hospitality program. A minimum 250-word essay must be included in the application.
As the pre-eminent global organization for Destination Management Companies (DMCs) ADMEI’s mission is to: define the DMC industry; uphold the highest level of professionalism; establish standard business and ethical practices; and promote the value of local Destination Management through member and industry education. Today, ADMEI is recognized as the global voice of the Destination Management industry and is a member of the EIC (Events Industry Council). ADMEI is the premier resource for education, standards, and practices for DMCs from around the globe. ADMEI members represent more than 30 countries on 4 different continents, and conferences and training events are hosted in both the Americas and Europe.