PMI-NAC Scholarship Application

PMI-NAC Scholarship Application

The North Alabama Chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI) has created a scholarship to support
students who are pursuing project management in their education. The North Alabama Chapter Board of
Directors approved two $1,000 scholarships for the academic 2021-2022 school year. The scholarships will
be given to one undergraduate and one graduate student who is studying a Project Management field at a
local college/university.
Criteria Eligibility:
Below are the guidelines for eligibility consideration for the scholarship:
1. Undergraduate level students must be studying a degree program in the field of project management
OR in a field of study which utilizes project management
2. Students must be taking a minimum of 6 hours a semester or be considered ½ time enrollment
3. Students must live within the North Alabama Chapter service area (zip codes beginning in 356-358).
4. Student must be attending or accepted for attendance (rising Freshman) at a Huntsville/North
Alabama area college or university
5. Student must be a U.S. citizen or an Alabama resident (lived in the State of Alabama for 1 year)
6. Not currently receiving any scholarships which pays for 100% of the year’s tuition
7. Students may re-apply for the scholarship each year, but may only win once.
Guidelines
1. Students must attend at least one PMI lunch meeting after receiving scholarship
2. Students must write an essay on one of the four project management subjects following the guidelines
in the application form
3. Students must demonstrate eagerness to use their project management skills to contribute to the
community
PMI-NAC Scholarship Committee. The PMI-NAC Scholarship Committee will not consider incomplete
applications or contact a student regarding incomplete or missing application items. A student will only be
contacted by the PMI-NAC Scholarship Committee if there are questions regarding the application or if the
student is awarded a scholarship
Application
1. Application deadline (including recommendation) is January 31st 11:59PM CST.
2. Application will be submitted to PMI-NAC Scholarship Committee via email, [email protected]
nac.org, or mailed to:
PMI-NAC Scholarship Committee
P.O. BOX 5037
Huntsville, AL 35814-5037
3. Resume is limited to one page single spaced.
4. Scholarships funds will be awarded in the spring at the PMI-NAC Excellence Awards for use during
the following fall semester.

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2020-2021 Timeline
Fall Semester 2020 - Teachers encourage students to apply for scholarship and provide recommendations
December 31, 2020 - Scholarship Committee is in place
January 31, 2021 - Final acceptance date for applications, including recommendations
NLT March 15, 2021 - Final selection by PMI-NAC Scholarship Committee
Late March-Mid April 2021 - Scholarship Presentation to winner at Excellence Awards
Fall Semester 2021 -Funds will be used to pay student tuition and fee account using student ID number