New Cooperator Scholarship
The New Cooperator Scholarship program is an opportunity for emerging cooperators interested in broadening their understanding of cooperatives to attend the 2021 Cooperative IMPACT Conference, hosted by NCBA CLUSA, and related programming. Those awarded scholarships will have their virtual conference attendance fee and related programming fees fully covered.
New Cooperator Scholarship includes:
Virtual Co-op IMPACT Conference, from October 4-8, 2021
St. Mary's University executive education course on Operationalizing Identity - Strategy and Practice on October 20 - 21
Livestream access to the 2021 Cooperative Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony
Who should apply:
Individuals new to their careers in cooperatives and/or associated governmental, academic, development and support service organizations (4 years or less);
Who are interested in learning more about cooperatives; and
Have financial need.
Candidates will be selected according to the criteria above as well as considerations to promote co-op sectoral, racial, gender, and geographic diversity.
Deadline for applications is August 31. Scholarship recipients will be announced on September 3. Contact Greg Irving at email@example.com for more information.