About the scholarship program

Created in 2020 by the GLAR Young Professionals Network Planning Committee, this scholarship aims to recognize emerging leaders striving for success in the real estate industry while establishing the GLAR YPN as a valuable resource for professional growth. Candidates must maintain active membership with GLAR and shall demonstrate a dedication to the real estate industry in areas of professional development, participation, and promotion of the Realtor® brand in the community.

Although not required, the application will request information on involvement in the real estate industry (specifically with GLAR, KYR or NAR programs); in the community; attendance at YPN events; and, transaction data within 1 year prior to the application timeframe. The application deadline will be announced soon. 

Names and company affiliations will be omitted from applications prior to the committee’s selection process. 

Benefits (will be updated for 2021)

The top 5 finalists will receive a special invitation, certificate and recognition at the 2020 GLAR Annual Meeting in September, when the winner will be announced. The chosen Emerging Leader Scholarship Recipient will receive:

  • A voucher for $200 worth of professional development, redeemable with any GLAR Professional Development courses and/or GLAR educational events 

  • Announcement and recognition at the GLAR Annual Meeting by the YPN Committee Chairperson, with brief bio and reasoning for the Committee’s selection

  • Monogrammed glass award & certificate​

  • ​​Recognition on the GLAR YPN website and on GLAR YPN social media platforms

  • Branded digital image to identify as recipient on personal platforms/collateral

  • ​Special invitation to participate on the annual Realtor® Best Practices Panel, sponsored by GLAR YPN and held each November