Scholarships

CCAC is now accepting scholarships applications for educational offerings held between July, 2021 through December, 2021! Institute and Education courses offered virtually or in-person are eligible. CCAC understands the importance of the scholarship program for California Municipal Clerks. The sole purpose of our scholarship programs are to further your professional development including achievement of Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) and Master Municipal Clerk (MMC) accreditation.

Applications are due by June 1, 2021 and can be submitted using the attached form. For more information please contact your Professional Development Director, April Sousa at [email protected].

Eligible Institutes and Education Courses this Round:

CCAC Institutes (held July – December 2021)

•             Master Municipal Clerk Academy

•             Technical Training for Clerks

Education Courses

  • Cal Cities New Law and Elections seminar held in December 2021
  • CCAC Nuts and Bolts seminar held July through December, 2021
  • Any CCAC Athenian Leadership Dialogue held July through December, 2021
  • Any IIMC Online Learning Opportunity Course

Visit the CCAC Education page for more information on each of these educational opportunities.

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.

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