The Jan B. King IVAA Memorial Scholarship for Author’s Assistants.

This scholarship is in memory of the late Jan B. King, founder of the Virtual Author’s Assistant Training Programs.

Jan was a long time supporter of IVAA and a leader in the industry having created her training program for Author’s Assistants in 2007. She helped many Virtual Assistants create a speciality and niche which led to success for many Virtual Assistants all over the world. Jan passed away in 2015 after a fight with cancer.

IVAA is honored to partner with Janica Smith and Michelle Scappace, former students of Jan’s and the new owners of the Virtual Author’s Assistant Training Program to offer the

The Jan B. King IVAA Memorial Scholarship for Author’s Assistants.

This Annual Scholarship will be awarded in the Spring every year and announced at the Live Summit along with IVAA’s other annual awards.

The scholarship includes the following:
1. Free registration to the Author Assistant training value $597.
2. Free 1 year membership to IVAA valued at $137 (or 1 yr extension if current member)
3. Free registration to IVAA’s Online Summit – value $ 97.

Applications annually accepted by April 22nd, 2016.
Applications will be reviewed by two members of the IVAA Board along with Michelle Scappace and Janica Smith.

ELIGIBILITY:
All IVAA members eligible except President and Vice President doing application review.This award is also open to Non IVAA members.

This award is also open to Non IVAA members.

Please fill in the application below.

  • Application Essay:

    Please complete an essay (minimum 300 words) that includes the following:
  • 1. Why a Scholarship to the Author's Assistant Program is important to you.

  • 2. Why you would like to work with authors.

  • 3. What does it mean to be an IVAA member? If you are not a member, how being an IVAA member would benefit you?

  • 4. How being an Author Assistant could enhance your business.

  • Please submit 2 letters of Reference