Scholarship for First-Time Attendees

Thanks to the repeated generosity of Classical Conversations, we are excited to once again offer $1,000 scholarships to offset the cost of registration and travel for 25 first-time attendees of the National Leaders Conference. We look forward to having one of our best conferences ever this year, and we know you won’t want to miss it!

Scholarship Requirements

  • You must be a first-time attendee (never have attended an HSLDA National Leaders Conference before).
  • A letter of verification must be provided to HSLDA stating that (1) the applicant is a current board member or is in another position of leadership in the homeschool organization or group, (2) it would benefit the organization for the applicant to attend the conference, and (3) the applicant needs financial assistance in order to attend. Depending on the governance of your group, the letter may be provided by the president, the CEO, or another person in leadership.
  • The recipient of the scholarship must stay at the conference location, Ridgecrest Conference Center.

You must submit your application by August 31, 2020.

To download, click here. The form will open in a new tab in your browser. Download/save the form to your computer and open using a version of Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader that supports filling out and signing forms. If you prefer, you may print and mail or fax the form to the contact information listed on it.

Please submit your completed application to If you have any questions about your eligibility or the letter of verification, please contact Chloe McGuigan at 540-338-5600 or

Download Scholarship Application