PMI Professional Development Scholarship for Utility Industry

Scholarship Type

Professional Development Scholarship

Sponsored By

Former PMI Utility Industry Specific Interest Group

Summary

The Former PMI Utility Industry Specific Interest Group has funded the creation of The PMI Professional Development Scholarship for Utility Industry endowment fund to assist individuals interested in the practice and application of project management within organizations that provide a commodity or service (such as water, gas, electricity and cable) for eventual consumption by customers in funding continuing education coursework to be used for professional development in project management.  Up to US$1,000 will be awarded in whole or in part to one or more individuals.

Application and Notification

To apply for this scholarship, please complete the Professional Development and Training Scholarship Application. When you complete the application, you will be considered for all professional development scholarships for which you meet the criteria, so separate applications are not required. 

Applications from interested candidates must be received by PMIEF no later than April 1, each year. All notification of application status will be made to the email address you provide in your scholarship application.  Upon award, the recipient must register and pay for his/her professional development course and then send confirmation of registration and payment to PMIEF.

Upon receipt of this documentation, PMIEF will reimburse the recipient(s) up to the value of the scholarship amount awarded.

To review the guidelines for Professional Development and Training Scholarships, please visit the Scholarship Guidelines.

Criteria

Scholarships will be awarded in the following order of priority:

  1. Any individual working in the utility industry planning to attend a classroom or online course related to project management. Applicants must specify the course on the scholarship application form.
  2. Any individual planning to attend a classroom or online course related to project management. Applicants must specify the course on the scholarship application form.