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APCDA Annual Scholarships

What is this scholarship for?

Scholarships cover registration for the Virtual part of the 2022 APCDA/IAEVG Conference, so all regular events will be available at no cost:

  • May 16-20: 100% Virtual, 6 Presentations each day, 6 Simultaneous tracks
Mon May 16 9:30 – 6 pm Opening Ceremony, breakout sessions and other activities
Wed May 18 9 am – 6 pm Breakout sessions and other activities
Fri May 20 9 am – 6 pm Breakout sessions and other activities
  • May 24-27: Live-streamed to Virtual Attendees, 1 Track
Wed May 25 10 am – 1pm Keynotes by Lynn Ng and Elisabeth Sanders-Park plus APCDA Awards Ceremony

2 – 5 pm Keynote by Dr. Raimo Vuorenin, Panel Discussion, and IAEVG Awards Assembly

5:00 – 6:00 pm Cultural Gala (followed by a Reception for those in-person)
Thu May 26 10 am – 1pm Keynote by Riz Ibrahim and Panel Discussion

2 – 5 pm Keynote by Dr. Rachel Cinamon and Panel Discussion


Scholarships are available to:

  • Students earning a degree in counseling or a related field, or students in a certification program in the field of career development
  • Those who graduated from such a program within the last 5 years

Applicants must also meet these requirements:

  • Plan to attend the entire conference
  • Your employer will not pay for you to attend
  • Have not previously won a scholarship from APCDA
  • Can explain how this conference will help you to provide better career services in your home country

To apply:

  1. Complete the application form
  2. Submit one letter of recommendation from a faculty member or supervisor who knows your work well.

APCDA wishes to thank the members who contributed to the 2022 Emerging Leader Scholarship fund.  The following members made cash donations:

  • Ishant Agarwal, Admissify Edutech Pvt Ltd, India
  • Diana Bailey, Consultant, United States
  • Tracey Campbell, Alberta Labour and Immigration, Canada
  • Bruno Doring, Melbourne Polytechnic Skills and Jobs Centre, Australia
  • Catherine, Hughes, Grow Careers, Australia
  • Kazuyo Ikeda, Japan Career Development Association, Japan
  • Mai Kato, Lilica Tokyo Kokusai Gyoseishoshi Lawyer Office, Japan
  • Natalie Kauffman, KauffmanNcareers, LLC, United States
  • Lois Keay-Smith, Career Wisdom, Australia
  • Yayoi Kitamura, Kyoritsu Women’s University, Japan
  • Jason Low, Singapore
  • Mary McMahon, The University of Queensland, Australia
  • Ryoko Ohashi, Japan
  • Nobumasa Ohki, SOMPO Business Solutions Inc., Japan
  • Chi PHAM THI, VTV, Vietnam
  • Gemma Williams, United States
  • James Wylde, GWU Elliott School, United States

Please complete this form to apply.  Applications are due by Tuesday, February 15, 2022

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