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NAVREF Scholarship Program

NAVREF encourages every VA-affiliated nonprofit research and education corporation (NPC) to send at least one individual to NAVREF’s Annual Conference. To make this goal more possible, NAVREF offers scholarships to assist member organizations with registration costs for one representative from the NPC to attend the annual conference.

To apply, click here. You must download the PDF to complete the form.

Advantange Rent-A-Car offers a 10% discount off their rental rates for NAVREF Members!
To book your reservation call Advantage at 800-777-5500, or visit their website here.
Please be sure to refer to convention code CD02C826E6 when making your reservation.

Sponsorship opportunities are still available.

Click here for more information on how your organization can be an exhibitor or supporter of the 25th NAVREF Annual Conference.




Conference Rates

Member Rate: $865 (Group Rate: $665 each additional person)

VA Rate: $900 

                                                                               Academic or Industry Rate: $1000 

Hotel Information


This year, NAVREF will be holding our annual conference at the LINQ Hotel on the infamous Las Vegas Strip. Attendees can reserve their rooms at the group rate of $89 per night. One of the most central locations on the Strip, LINQ Hotel boasts a collection of Las Vegas rooms & suites with contemporary design & high-tech features. Read more about the LINQ Hotel here. 


Preliminary Program Schedule

In keeping with our theme of 'High Rewards-Low Risk', our program is designed with the NPC in mind, and is offering pragmatic sessions with dynamic speakers. 

Click here to view the prelimary program schedule (Coming Soon!)

Download Presentations and Handouts (Coming Soon!)

IMG_4504NAVREF Awards Nominations

The National Association of Veterans’ Research and Education Foundations (NAVREF) is pleased to continue our “Awards for Distinguished Service & Innovation” for its third year. The awards will recognize professional contributions by individuals to NAVREF, its member nonprofit corporations (NPCs) or affiliated organizations within the fields of VA research and education. The awards will be presented at a special luncheon scheduled for September 11, 2017.

Click here to learn more about each award or nomintate someone you know.

*Please download the PDF form, and then return to htran@navref.org

2016 winners include:

Barbara West Award - Ms. Cindy Reutzel, Executive Director of the Chicago Association for Research and Education in Science

Board of Directors Award - Dr. Katrina Washburn, Executive Director of the South Florida VA Foundation for Research and Education

Innovations and Best Practice Award - Dr. Howard S. Gordon, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center


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