Scholarships encourage qualified members to participate in professional development activities throughout the year.  Take advantage of this opportunity to gain financial support for you or your colleagues and get much more in the process! 

Upcoming Deadlines:


Scholarship Name


Date Due

International Conference Scholarships
New Advisors Annual Conference Scholarships
Summer Institute Scholarships
Grad Student Annual Conference Scholarships

December 17, 2018

April 14, 2019


Submit a Nomination

Questions about the scholarships?  Email Dawn Krause or call 785-532-0632

For Graduate Students

The following scholarships are for graduate students. Please read each scholarship's description for more details on eligibility.

  • Annual Conference Scholarship - for currently enrolled Master's or Ph.D. students, covers registration fees for Annual Conference attendance at the early bird rate.
  • NACADA Scholarship - for graduate student members currently enrolled in a Master's or Ph.D. program, this is a monetary award to support professional development of advisors.
  • Research Advising Seminar Scholarship - for currently enrolled Master's or Ph.D. students interested in research and development of scholarly works.  
  • Student Research Awards - a monetary award for research related to advising for NACADA members that are currently enrolled (or up to one year after program completion) in a Master's or Ph.D. program.

For Professionals

The following scholarships are open to a variety of advising professionals.  Please read each description carefully to determine eligibility.