NIGP Seminars (One Day, Two Day and Three Day)
Scholarships will be for registration fees ONLY. Each year the board will designate the number of scholarships to be available for scheduled classes. Travel, hotel and per diems are not included as part of this scholarship package. Scholarships will be offered on a first come, first serve basis. Priority will be given to those pursuing certification and recertification.
NIGP Annual Conference
Scholarships will be for registration fees ONLY. The scholarship award amount shall be for the amount of the Early Registration-Full Conference-Member Fee. Travel, hotel and per diems are not included as part of this scholarship package. The President and designated board members registration fees will be included in the budgeted scholarship amounts for this program.
Members are to receive approval to attend from their entities and must be willing to pay additional expenses not covered by the scholarship award amount on their own, through their organization, or co-sharing expenses with other MPPOA members that may be attending the event.
To be eligible for this scholarship, registrant and/or agency shall participate in the Annual Reverse Trade Show. Scholarship award will be made based upon financial need and merit basis.
MPPOA Annual Conference
Scholarships for the MPPOA Annual Conference shall be for registration and hotel fees ONLY. Hotel Fees shall be covered for up to two nights at the hotel selected by the MPPOA Board for the conference. Members are to receive approval to attend from their entities and must be willing to pay travel, meals and per diem expenses on their own, through their organization, or co-sharing expenses with other MPPOA members that may be attending the event. The number of scholarships available will be on a first come, first serve basis. Priority will be given to those with merit and financial need. Recipients of this scholarship shall be available to participate in volunteer opportunities while attending the conference.
Regional Meetings, MPPOA One-day NIGP Sponsored Events and Webinars
These events are exempt from the scholarship policy. As budget allows, these events will be totally or partially sponsored by MPPOA. If partially sponsored by MPPOA a minimal registration fee would be charged to cover the cost of meals and/or room fees.
CPPO and CPPB Examination Fees and Renewal Fees
Scholarships will be offered to assist covering the cost of certification testing fees and renewal fees. The number of scholarships available shall be determined each budget year by the MPPOA board and as funding allows. Applicants need to submit prior to taking the exam to be considered for a scholarship. Scholarships will be on a first come first served basis. Upon notification of passing the exam and/or renewal of certification, applicant shall submit documentation to Scholarship Committee Chair to be reimbursed for testing/renewal fees ONLY.