MPI Vanessa Cotton Scholarship 2017

MPI Vanessa Cotton Scholarship

Each year, MPI UK & Ireland hosts the MPI Vanessa Cotton Scholarship, an annual competition created to recognise the industry’s brightest and most ambitious event management students as they take embark upon careers in the meetings and events sector.

The scholarship was created in 2011 in honour of UK event industry veteran Vanessa Cotton who died in 2010 after a battle with cancer. Entrants are asked to demonstrate their previous events-related work experience, both paid and voluntary, and entry is free to all UK & Ireland students looking to build a career in the sector.

Dates for the 2017 Vanessa Cotton Scholarship will be announced soon.



  • July 17, 2017

    MPI Insights Incentive Roundtable

    The latest in these focused programmes, MPI Insights Incentive Roundtable will bring together buyers and suppliers from the incentive events sector, considering trends and challenges facing planners, destinations and wider industry suppliers.  The event takes place over a three-course dinner, wit...

    • Venue:
      The Savoy
    • Start:
      July 17, 2017 6:30 pm
    • End:
      July 17, 2017 9:30 pm
    • Address:
      London , , WC2R 0EU
    • Cost:
      £125.00 plus VAT for members and £175.00 plus VAT for non-members