How to Apply

Eligibility

  • This program is available to students attending or preparing to enter a project management or related course of study at an accredited degree-granting college or university.
  • This application covers multiple scholarships. Some individual scholarships may have specific requirements (for example geographic location or PMI affiliation), but the scholarship reviewers will consider you for all scholarships for which you are eligible.

To see individual scholarship values and criteria, view the scholarship directory.

 
 

Application Checklist

  • Applicant information


    Contact details, PMI chapter affiliation (if applicable)
  • Education information


    University information, enrollment status, degree sought, etc.
  • Essay


    Explain the importance of project management in your field of study and how you plan to use it in your future career. (500 word limit)
  • Resume/CV


    Required in .doc or .pdf file format
  • Academic transcript


    Required in .doc or .pdf file format
  • References


    Two reference letters are required as part of your application. Both reference letters must be uploaded as an attachment to your application. Please note, neither reference letter can be from a relative or family member.  
 
 

How to Apply

  1. Create an account on PMIEF.org, or log in.
  2. Access the scholarship application portal via the link in the sidebar.
  3. Complete your application. If you need to return to an in-progress application at a later date, you can revisit the application portal. Once you are logged in at pmief.org, you'll see a "Return to application portal" link in the site main menu, as well as on this page.
  4. Submit your completed application. Notification to awardees will be sent via email to each applicant within three months after the deadline. Candidates who have not received the award will also be notified via email. Upon award, the scholarship funds will be given directly to the student.
 

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