ASTA Allegheny Branch of the Mid-America Chapter – Nancy Stewart Professional Development Scholarship
Tourism Cares will award up to $3,000 in ASTA Allegheny Branch of the Mid-America Chapter – Nancy Stewart Professional Development Scholarships to be applied to the cost of an ASTA or The Travel Institute Educational Program, or the registration fee only for the ASTA International Destination Expo. To be eligible, applicants must be permanent U. S. residents, with a minimum of two years of experience in the travel industry, who have successfully completed the program, or attended the conference. They must also be individual members of the ASTA Allegheny Branch of the Mid-America Chapter (Western Pennsylvania [as far east as Altoona] and West Virginia), or be employed at an office where at least one travel agent is a member of the chapter. This scholarship works on a reimbursement basis, and the course completion date (or conference attendance dates) must be no more than 12 months prior to the scholarship application deadline date. This scholarship has been made possible by the ASTA Allegheny Branch of the Mid-America Chapter.
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