CreditCon Scholarship


Joel Pate Memorial Scholarship

This year, for CreditCon 2018, we have 2 Joel Pate memorial Scholarship tickets available.

The two recipients of the scholarship tickets will each receive a free tickets to the 2018 CreditCon Conference in Washington DC March 23-25. Recipients will be responsible for their own transportation to and from the event and their own lodging.

Joel Pate, who passed away in 2017, was a trail blazer and iconic leader in the credit industry. Joel was always trying to help and educate others and it is in that spirit that the Memorial Scholarship is offered.

Applicants for the scholarship should write a short essay on why they should be chosen for the scholarship. The essay should focus on their financial need and their desire to learn.

Applications should be submitted to later than February 15th 2018. The successful scholarship recipients will be notified by Feb 21st 2018.

Please submit your short essays by email to Kelly Wells at