The Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association Research Grant is available to students who are interested in conducting research in the healthcare marketing/ trade show industry or becoming involved with the healthcare tradeshow industry.
You must be a graduate student, preferably in marketing, possibly with a desire to pursue a career in healthcare marketing or the tradeshow industry. Your eligibility will also be determined by the topic you propose to study, with those topics having the greatest likely direct demonstration of healthcare exhibit marketing's return on investment given preference. All research should be conducted with university faculty review and oversight in addition to HCEA's. In addition to the application, you must also submit a proposal of five pages or less on how you will conduct your project.