Scholarship Opportunity: MCON

JUNE 5-6, 2017 | WASHINGTON, D.C.

MCON is an annual event that brings together nonprofit leaders, activists and entrepreneurs to understand today's social movements and how to turn interest in an issue into action.

The MCON experience is devoted to the next generation of problem solvers and the innovation that is taking place for social causes. MCON 2017 will explore four main topics: Social Justice, Food, Planet and Identity. 

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The Bush Foundation is funding scholarships for 50 people from Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and the 23 Native nations in our region to attend MCON 2017.

Each Bush Foundation scholarship will cover registration and meals, three nights of hotel costs, and travel to and from the event to be booked by MCON's travel agent.

Scholarship recipients will be invited to a special Bush Foundation event during the conference where they can connect with one another.

No longer accepting applications.


This scholarship is being administered by MCON, and recipients will be selected by an MCON committee. Applicants must be 21 years old by the event date to participate.

No longer accepting applications.

About Event Scholarships 

The Bush Foundation believes in the power of events to inspire, equip and connect people to think bigger and think differently about what is possible in our communities.

We offer scholarships for individuals from our region to attend national events and conferences.

Learn more about Event Scholarships and current opportunities.