Student Membership

 

 

CONGRATULATIONS to Jacob Taylor

Our 2012 PMI KC Mid-America Chapter Scholarship Winner

 

 

Jacob is pursing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Kansas State University. 

He is son of our chapter member Steve Taylor.

 

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2012 PMI Kansas City Mid-America Chapter Scholarship

The PMI Kansas City Mid-America Chapter is providing one $1,250 academic scholarship to be administered by the PMI Educational Foundation (PMIEF) Scholarship and Awards Program.  PMIEF, a charitable nonprofit organization, supports development of the best and brightest future project management professionals worldwide by providing over 40 academic scholarships to college and university students studying project management and related fields.

 

The PMI Kansas City Mid-America Chapter Scholarship is not only an excellent way to help a student realize their dreams through education, but it is also an opportunity for the chapter and its members to engage local academic institutions and to help promote the chapter’s work as well as the project management profession.

 

Please help spread the word about this new scholarship opportunity.  Below please find additional information:

 

Applications are due by June 1st.  In order to be considered eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in or applying for an accredited academic degree program in project management or a related field benefiting from project management with the following order of priority:

 

  1. Candidates must be a member of the KC PMI chapter or a direct family member of a chapter member. (This includes step children and grandchildren but not cousins, aunts or uncles.)
  2. Candidates must be enrolled (full time or part-time status) and seeking a degree (any focus area) at the      Associate, Undergraduate, Graduate, or PhD level at an accredited university or college. (Certificate programs do not qualify if not associated with a degree program.)

 

Application Process and Tools: 

  1. Global PMI administers the scholarship program from reviewing the submissions to awarding the winners. (KC PMI chapter has no influence.)  Please forward all questions regarding the scholarship and the application process to the PMI Educational Foundation at pmief@pmi.org.
  2. The application is completed online; letters of recommendation are online; transcripts must be mailed from the educational institution.
  3. Every candidate must contact the chapter no later than May 1 at studentmembership@kcpmichapter.org before starting the application process. This enable the chapter to know who has applied, this information will remain confidential. This will ensure that the chapter has a true count of candidates who fit our scholarship qualifications and direct them to Andrew Stitt at PMI Global for assistance to get their documents submitted on time (June 1). www.kcpmichapter.org.
  4. Updates and additional information will be posted to the Student Membership page on the chapter's website.

 

For more information on the academic scholarship program or for those who wish to APPLY ONLINE:  http://www.pmi.org/pmief/scholarship/scholarships.asp

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Contact studentmembership@kcpmichapter.org for additional information!