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Bob Dallmeyer Education Fund Application

IAEE will base its decision for awarding funding on the following:

  • Completed online application
  • Required documentation:
    • Proof of employment (may be a letter from supervisor on company letterhead)
    • Statement from employer on reasons why it will not pay for professional development
    • A video statement introducing yourself and why you are deserving of a grant
    • One page bio/C.V. reflecting applicant’s work experience and leadership activities
    • No more than 3 recommendations: Acceptable references include current/past employers
      and industry colleagues who can confirm the candidate’s commitment to the
      exhibitions and events industry, intellectual curiosity on the global exhibitions and
      events industry, and can speak to their leadership skills

After reviewing your application and documents, you may be reached to move on to the next round.

    * Required Fields

    Contact Information

    First Name*

    Last Name*





    Link to video introducing yourself and why you are deserving of a grant (YouTube, Dropbox, etc.)*


    Give a detailed response on why you are applying for the Bob Dallmeyer Education Fund grant.*

    Why do you believe you deserve the grant?*

    What specific contributions have you made to the exhibitions and events industry?*

    Required Documents

    Note: Documents must be 3mb or less.


    Proof of employment*

    Statement from employer on why they are not funding your professional development*

    Recommendation Letter #1*

    Recommendation Letter #2*

    Recommendation Letter #3*

    Note: Your application will not be considered without proper documentation.