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IBPA Members Invited to Apply for Yale Publishing Course Scholarship (Exclusive Member Benefit)

Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments)
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Now in its second year, this special partnership between IBPA and the Yale School of Management will provide one IBPA member an exclusive scholarship to attend the 2019 Yale Publishing Course.
Must be a current IBPA member to apply. Application deadline is April 12, 2019.

(Manhattan Beach, CA - February 25, 2019) -- For the second year in a row, through a special partnership with the Yale School of Management, the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) is thrilled to announce a scholarship program aimed at allowing one IBPA member the opportunity to attend the Yale Publishing Course's Leadership Strategies in Book Publishing (July 28 - August 2, 2019 in New Haven, CT) free-of-charge.

Impressed by the commitment to professionalism displayed by IBPA membership, Yale has agreed to offer this stand-alone scholarship exclusively to current IBPA members. The scholarship value is $5,850. It covers tuition, books, materials, and meals. It does not cover travel or hotel costs.

While attending the Yale Publishing Course, IBPA members will take a step back to see the publishing industry "big picture." Attendees leave energized, focused, and better prepared to lead their organizations into the future. If you're a leader in the indie publishing community, we want to hear from you! This scholarship recognizes independent publishing professionals in all areas of the business who demonstrate inventive, initiative-driven leadership impacting their organization and their work in independent publishing.


Meet Last Year's Yale Publishing Course Scholarship Winner: IBPA Member Laura Stanfill of Forest Avenue Press!

"Attending the 2018 Yale Publishing Course elevated my skills, increased my confidence, and helped me become a more effective and empowered leader in the industry. I connected with colleagues from around the world, took an entire journal full of notes, and earned insights about my own personal management style. I’m so grateful to IBPA for the scholarship that allowed me to participate in that exciting, engaging environment for an immersive, life-changing week."

-- Laura Stanfill, Forest Avenue Press

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