Scholarship Application, Certification

The Committee awards annual scholarships to members who may need monetary assistance towards earning a UPPCC certification designation. Scholarship funds are available to individuals who meet the following criteria:

  • Current and active member of SCAGPO
  • Within one year of eligibility for certification
  • Funding for classes and/or testing will not be provided by candidate’s agency/entity
  • Supervisor will allow time away from work to attend classes/testing


Candidates interested in applying for the Certification Scholarship may do so by completing the Certification Scholarship Application and returning it to the Certification Committee Chairperson.  Awards are made in the fall of the year and announced at SCAGPO’s Annual Awards Banquet during the Annual Professional Development Forum and Trade Show.

If you are seeking UPPCC Certification, please review UPPCC Eligibility Requirements to ensure you are reasonably close to eligibility.  Note:  This application may not be appropriate if you cannot meet experience and educational requirements within the next calendar year.

  CPPO
  CPPB
  CPM
  CPCP
  Other
  Associates Degree
  Bachelors Degree
  Graduate Degree

MAXIMUM SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: Maximum scholarship award per person per year will not exceed $1,000.00.

AWARD REMITTANCE: The funds awarded will be paid directly to the organization or entity sponsoring the course or seminar or to the individual upon presentation of receipts for eligible expenses. The scholarship recipient must present information on course selection and appropriate signed paperwork to the Treasurer for payment or reimbursement. Scholarships must be invoiced no later than the following calendar year.

SCAGPO ELIGIBILITY: Scholarship recipient must be a member in good standing; and may not obtain more than one SCAGPO sponsored scholarship within a two year period.

MAXIMUM SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: Maximum scholarship award per person per year will not exceed $1,000.00.

SCAGPO ELIGIBILITY: Scholarship recipient must be a member in good standing; and may not obtain more than one

UPPCC ELIGIBILITY: Please visit the UPPCC's website to review UPPCC Eligibility Requirements. Certifications for other Procurement-Related functions (such as p-card) may be considered as well. Individuals are not permitted to register for an examination until eligibility is determined and the Authorization To Test (ATT) letter is received.

Signature:
I affirm that the statements and information set herein are true and correct, and that any falsification or willful
misstatements or omissions intended to mislead the Certification Committee will forfeit my right to receive any award resulting from this application.

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