SITE Foundation

Strengthen Future Leaders David Ridell.jpg

David Riddell Memorial Scholarship

The David Riddell Memorial Scholarship was created in memory of SITE Past President David Riddell to provide an opportunity for worthy individuals to participate in SITE educational programs. The scholarship will fund Global Conference attendence costs up to $2500 for one recipient chosen based on financial need, nomination from a SITE chapter leader, and an interest in the future potential growth of SITE.

Scholarship recipients are selected by the SITE Foundation Board of Trustees and must submit an application form and essay.


2016 Scholarship Winner

The 2016 David Riddell Memorial Scholarship recipient is Stephanie Dhima, Sales Manager, Event Partners Ireland.





About David Riddell

As a member and past president of SITE, David Riddell was always upbeat about the incentive travel industry and forever the promoter of the value of performance improvement. As a leader of SITE, he envisioned what the organization could look like in the future, and worked diligently to effect change and mold the Society into the leading global authority in our industry. He believed in SITE. He was approachable. He was full of life. He was everyone’s friend. He was a mentor, a visionary and a leader.

The David Riddell Scholarship will only be awarded to a qualified, exceptional candidate. The SITE Foundation reserves the right to withhold the scholarship if an exceptional candidate is not identified.

Please contact with any questions.