ACMA and ICMA Partner to Offer Scholarship to ICMA Conference in San Antonio
ACMA and ICMA have partnered to offer a scholarship to the 92nd Annual ICMA Conference in San Antonio, Texas September 10-13, 2006. The scholarship recipient will receive a complimentary conference registration from ICMA and ACMA will reimburse 75% of the recipient's travel expenses up to $1,000.
To qualify for the scholarship you must be a member of ACMA and be a first-time attendee of the ICMA Conference. All ACMA members are encouraged to apply for the scholarship, however preference will be given to Active members (city/county managers, city/county assistant managers, city/county deputy managers). If you are not a member of ICMA, this is a unique opportunity to attend the conference and join ICMA at a substantially discounted rate. The scholarship recipient will be eligible to receive a 50% discount on his or her first year of ICMA membership dues and ACMA will provide up to $200 to cover the cost of these dues.
To apply for the scholarship, please send a letter indicating why you are interested in attending the conference and what you hope to learn and/or accomplish as a result of attending the conference. In addition, please describe your financial need and provide information about your involvement in ACMA activities. The letter should be sent to: Mary Jacobs, President; ACMA; 1820 W. Washington St.; Phoenix, AZ 85007. The application deadline is Friday, July 7, 2006.
Arizona City/County Management Association
1820 W. Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: (602) 258-5786
Fax: (602) 253-3874