Scholarships

MEDA RICK JONES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION

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The MEDA Professional Development and Scholarship Committee has announced the  2019 Scholarship schedule.

To encourage participation, funds will be made available on a quarterly basis and to insure activity, all awards must be used within a 6 month timeframe.   We continue to encourage traditional coursework but are adding emphasis for online economic development certifications and beneficial webinars that could be taken individually or shared with staff or in a small group setting.  

1st Quarter 2019 Scholarship Winners:  Carly Wheatley, $500, Snowy Mountain Development Corporation, for APTAC Spring Training; Katie Weaver, MSU Extension, $600 for NDC ED101 Training; Cassandra Sunell, BLDC, $450 for Next Gen Partnership Academy training; Brett Doney, Great Falls Development Authority, $500 for Economic Gardening Certification and Training; and Suzi Berget White, MT Women’s Business Center, $500 for Montana Women’s Leadership Course.   

2018 Scholarship Award Winners:  Tracy Baker, Brenda Schilling, Adam Vauthier, Adam Benson, Gypsy Ray, Steve Clarimont, Jolene Schalper, and Kim Morisaki.  Congratulations!
 

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

Chairperson:
Anne Boothe

Members:
Anne Boothe, Jim Davison, Jim Atchison, Maria Mahugh, Rick Edwards

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