NOVEMBER 14-16, 2018 | LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
Upswell, Independent Sector's newly redesigned national conference, will bring together 1,500 of the nation's leaders and changemakers from all sectors of society, including nonprofits, grant-making organizations, businesses, government agencies, and concerned individuals with no formal affiliations.
The event will feature main stage talks as well as other special events, workshops, tours and community meals to allow conference attendees to connect and explore the many communities that make up Los Angeles.
Learn more about Upswell.
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 Upswell November 14-16, 2018.
Each Bush Foundation scholarship will cover registration, hotel, and travel costs including airfare, local transportation and meals.
Scholarship recipients will have the opportunity to gather during the event so they can connect with one another.
No longer accepting applications.
This scholarship is administered by Independent Sector, and recipients will be selected by an Independent Sector committee. Applicants must be 21 years old by the event date to participate.
The application deadline was July 16, 2018. Applicants can expect to hear back about whether they have been selected by late August.
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.