Beginning its second year, the Midwest Meetings Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) Scholarship program is offered to members in good standing of MPI Chicago Area, Heartland, Indiana, Kansas City, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, St. Louis, and Wisconsin chapters to assist financially so they may achieve their CMP. Two scholarships are offered each year, which cover the CMP exam fee.
The CMP program, offered by the Convention Industry Council (CIC), is an internationally recognized credential indicating excellence in the meeting, convention, exhibition, and event industry. Both a professional and personal achievement, individuals who earn their CMP are recognized as having achieved the industry’s highest levels of expertise and experience.
To find out more and apply for the scholarship visit www.MidwestMeetings.com/CMP-Scholarship.
For more information about the CMP requirements, visit
Hear from Lisa Calhoun, Director of Sales at DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Rapids Airport, a 2016 scholarship recipient. bit.ly/CMPScholarship-Lisa