LeadingAge Annual Meeting Student Program

LeadingAge Annual Meeting Student Program

Student Program 

LeadingAge is excited to offer a student program this year for students enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university at the undergraduate or graduate level. Students must be at least 18 years-old.

The program is intended to introduce students to the aging services field. The program will include the following:

  • Student orientation program
  • Opportunity to be mentored by aging services providers
  • Student Town Hall Meeting
  • Reception with the LeadingAge Young Professionals Network
  • Two general sessions
  • Education sessions...a more!

This is a great opportunity to learn about the benefits of working in not-for-profit aging services and the wide variety of opportunities available to people in the field.

Dates: Sunday, Oct. 29–Wednesday, Nov. 1  
Cost: $99 (does not include travel or accommodations)
Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

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Scholarship Information

LeadingAge invites full-time students to submit scholarship applications for a chance to attend the meeting. Applicants can apply for either a Student Conference Registration Scholarship or a Student Full Scholarship.

Student Conference Registration Scholarship includes:

  • Individual Student registration for the four day conference (Sunday-Wednesday)

Student Full Scholarship (Registration and Travel) includes:

  • Individual Student registration for the four day conference (Sunday-Wednesday)
  • Hotel accommodations (New Orleans Marriott on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday nights)
  • Airfare stipend (covers roundtrip airfare to/from New Orleans)
  • Meal and travel allowance ($200 allowance, plus free EXPO lunch included Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)

Apply for a student scholarship at no later than Oct. 1, 2017.

To learn more about the student program at the LeadingAge Annual Meeting, please contact LeadingAge Conference Services  at 1-866-898-2624 option 2 or meetings@leadingage.org .