Scholarships

CCAC awards scholarships twice a year, with a limit of one Institute Scholarship and one Education Course Scholarship available to applicants each fiscal year (July 1 – June 30), unless additional scholarship funds are available in the CCAC budget.  You must be a CCAC member in good standing and must complete the course to receive the scholarship award. Institute Scholarships may only be used towards the payment of registration costs. Education Course Scholarships will be awarded for $300 and may be used for registration costs, lodging and bona fide travel costs in accordance with the CCAC Scholarship Policy

The deadline for submitting applications for Round I scholarships for Institute and Education Course offerings held July through December is June 1st of each year.  Applications are available in April.

The deadline for submitting applications for Round II scholarships for Institute and Education Course offerings held January through June is November 1st of each year.  Applications are available in September.

***The Round II deadline for 2020 is December 1. Apply here.

Eligible Institutes

Eligible Education Course Options 

  • CCAC Annual Conference
  • CCAC Nuts & Bolts Workshop
  • League of California Cities New Law and Elections Seminar
  • Master Municipal Clerk 1-Day Academy Session
  • CCAC Offered Athenian Leadership Dialogues
  • IIMC Online Learning Institute Courses

Other Scholarship Opportunities:

JIM TINNIN ONLINE LEARNING SCHOLARSHIP - Former Ohio Institute Director and Foundation Board Member Jim Tinnin created a restricted endowment to fund a scholarship program specifically designed to support online learning.

This program annually offers two eligible IIMC Members in each Region (I through XI) an opportunity to receive a scholarship that can be applied toward registration expenses for any of the existing online learning opportunities found on the IIMC website.

Preference will be given to IIMC Members who are working toward the CMC designation. Second preference will be given to IIMC Members who are working on their MMC designation. Applicants must have an Admission for CMC or MMC Application on file with IIMC and be active member.

Recipients will receive a $100 reimbursement after completion of the online program.

Applications will be accepted through October 31, 2020. Recipients will be selected in November funding online programs completed January 1 - December 31, 2021.

Click HERE to apply!

IIMC ANNUAL CONFERENCE GRANTS - As a part of the Conference Grant Program, two IIMC members from each of IIMC's eleven regions are selected to attend the IIMC Annual Conference each May. IIMC Foundation covers the cost of the IIMC Annual Conference Registration for awardees.

Applications will be accepted through February 12, 2021. The lucky recipients will be selected in March of 2021. 2021 Conference Grant recipients receive a complimentary registration to attend the IIMC Annual Conference in Grand Rapids, MI, May 9-12, 2021. 

Click HERE to apply!

 

Please reach out to Region IX Director Dawn Abrahamson at [email protected] with any questions.