To assist members in furthering their risk management education, the following scholarship awards will be available for 2015:
Two (2) scholarships of up to $2,250 for member employees to attend a national professional development conference related to safety, continuing education, or risk management. Examples include, but are not limited to: Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS), Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA), International City/County Management Association (ICMA), Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), and the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC).
- Three (3) scholarships in the amount of $500 each for a member employee to attend in-state events such as the Colorado City & County Management Association (CCCMA), Colorado Government Finance Officers Association/Colorado Municipal Clerks Association (CGFOA/CMCA), or Colorado PRIMA (COPRIMA) Conferences.
- One (1) scholarship in the amount of $1,500 for a member employee to attend the Colorado Institute for Municipal Clerks (CMCA Institute & Academy).
WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2015, BUT CHECK BACK NEXT YEAR!
2015 Award Winners:
Congratulations to the following 2015 award recipients:
Applications will be reviewed biannually and awarded prior to the conference date. Scholarships will be limited to one recipient per CIRSA member entity each calendar year.
Four scholarships in the amount of $1,500 were awarded to members planning to attend the Colorado Institute for Municipal Clerks (CMCA Institute & Academy):
Michelle Hamilton, Town Clerk, Town of Silverton
Patricia Leyva, Deputy City Clerk, City of Brighton
Kelly Lotrich, Town Clerk, Town of Fowler
Jeff Phillips, Town Clerk/Treasurer, Town of Collbran
Three scholarships in the amount of $500 were awarded to members attending in-state conferences:
Sherri Dugdale, Assistant to the City Manager, City of Durango attended the Colorado City & County Management Association (CCCMA)
Lisa Rea, Treasurer, Town of Ignacio will be attending the Colorado Government Finance Officers Association (CGFOA)
Suze Kanack, Town Clerk, Town of Walden will be attending the Colorado Municipal League (CML) Conference