MCN strives to ensure this conference is accessible to all nonprofits, regardless of size or ability to pay. To this end, individuals meeting any of the following criteria are eligible for significant partial scholarships:

  • Small organizations with budgets under $750,000

  • Organizations traveling more than 2 hours to reach Rochester

  • Immigrant and refugee organizations (led by immigrants/refugees or serving over 50% of clients who are immigrants or refugees) and culturally-specific nonprofits serving a particular community of color

  • Full time students, jobseekers or full time volunteers (i.e. AmeriCorps, VISTA, Public Allies)

All scholarship applications must be received by end of day, Monday, October 7. Applicants will be notified of their scholarship status via email on Tuesday or Wednesday, October 8 or 9. Applicants will NOT hear from MCN beforehand. If you are applying for a scholarship, please save the date and plan to attend the conference. Please do NOT register separately at this time.

All scholarship applicants will receive an offer of registration at/below the normal rate that you would have received if you were to register normally today.

Apply now.