MPI Student Resources

MPI Student Community

With MPI, you can meet students from across the globe who share your goals and get connected with your local meetings and events community as well. Connect in person at a local student club or chapter. Click the links below for a list of MPI Student Clubs and Chapters. You can also connect online in the My MPI Members Forum to ask questions and discuss all topics related to the meeting and events industry with fellow MPI members. Remember to fill out your MPI profile to let your fellow members get to know you.



Student Benefits

There are many benefits for your membership in the MPI student community. Check out what MPI membership has to offer:


Student Scholarships

Student Scholarships

MPI student members are eligible to apply for scholarships from the MPI Foundation.

Jobs and Internships in the meeting and events industry

Internships & Job Opportunities

Our job bank puts employment opportunities in the meetings and events industry at your fingertips. MPI’s job bank includes both internships and full-time job openings posted by our membership. You can even post your resume for viewing by potential employers.

The Meeting Professional

The Meeting Professional

MPI’s monthly magazine is a valuable source of news and insights for the meetings and events industry. As a member, you will able to access and search The Meeting Professional for any research effort you may undertake.


Membership Directory

Membership Directory

Student members have access to MPI’s membership directory, which contains contact information for over 23,000 industry professionals.

Local Chapter

Local Chapter Membership

All student members are automatically enrolled in one of the 90+ local clubs and chapters operating around the world. This gives MPI student members an opportunity to participate and network with MPI members right in their area.

Reduced Membership Fee

Reduced Membership & Registration Fees

Student membership fees for MPI are greatly reduced to just $40 per year. Reduced fees are also available for certain events.


Student Transition

Student-in-Transition Program

This special plan will allow you to grow incrementally from your current student membership to the full membership rate over a period of three years.

Meeting and event education on demand

Professional Development on Demand

Access cutting-edge education that can enhance critical job skills. View on demand or live.








IMEX-MPI-MCI Future Leaders Forum

Future Leaders Forum

The Future Leaders Forum program jointly run by IMEX-MPI-MCI, has been developed to encourage the best and brightest students to enter the meetings and incentive travel industry. Over 5,000 students have attending one of 79 Forums worldwide, since the program launched in 2003. 90% have said they are more likely to enter the industry as a result. FLF is held at MPI’s World Education Congress, IMEX Frankfurt, and IMEX America. Applications for each event will open approximately 4 months before each event.