Our mission is to keep GBTA-RM (RMBTA) a valuable resource within the local travel industry community.  We are proud to invest in our members by offering over $20,000 in scholarship opportunities every year.

Annual Scholarship Opportunities

GBTA Rockey Mountain awards scholarships annually, for active members and based on merit.

Members are encouraged to submit an application as soon as scholarships are announced. The nominating committee and Board of Directors selects winners make the formal announcement within 30 days of application deadline. 

Below are the scholarship available and instructions of how to apply:


Allied and Direct Member of the Year Awards

These scholarships are quite an honor since they are voted on and awarded by the membership. The scholarship money can be applied for GBTA educational opportunities, Global Leadership Program or attending the annual GBTA convention. The scholarship can also be applied to other travel industry related education, upon approval by the GBTA-RMC Board of Directors. 

Nominating Committee

If you have questions, you may contact a member of the nominating committee:

Nominating Committee Chairs

Laurie Etcheverry, Charter Communications

Barry Roth, Hertz

Nominating Committe Members

Kyle Babcock, United Airlines

Corey Jackson, United Airlines

Lainey Kennedy, Travel & Transport 

Rich Kline, United Airlines