KLIC Conference Scholarship
KLIC endorses and models a culture of inclusion, diversity, and equity that permeates all coalition activity. Because of this, KLIC will award conference scholarships to ease the financial burden of attending our annual conference.
Health Professionals: Scholarships will be prioritized to health professionals working directly with breastfeeding dyads.
Complete the application online APPLICATION PERIOD NOW CLOSED
Community Members: Scholarships will be prioritized community members who represent a traditionally marginalized community and an under-represented racial/ethnic group.CEUs will not be offered to Community Members.
Complete the application online APPLICATION PERIOD EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 5
Eligibility:The applicant may be anyone.The application must be completed. Incomplete applications will not be considered.The applicant must be interested in learning more about breastfeeding/chestfeeding and advocating within the community where he/she lives. Recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to apply again for two years.
Amount of Financial Assistance: The scholarship amount equals the registration cost of the conference. Travel and lodging fees are excluded. No money will be given to the recipient. The KLIC conference fee will be paid on behalf of the scholarship recipient. The scholarship is non-transferable.
Selection: The KLIC Executive Board will review eligible applications. The scholarship recipient will be notified via email on or before October 10, 2018.