RMACRAO Professional Development Scholarship

scholarships-moneyGeneral Information:

RMACRAO will award two $750 scholarships per year to assist the RMACRAO membership and RMACRAO member institutions in its committment to professional development for registrar and admissions officers.  This scholarship cannot be applied to either RMACRAO or AACRAO Annual Meetings, rather it is intended for additional opportunities outside of our organization and parent organization.  Individuals who are awarded this scholarship will be expected to either write an
article for the RMACRAO Newsletter about their professional development opportunity and make a presentation on this topic at the next RMACRAO Annual Meeting.

If you are chosen to receive this scholarship, you will be expected to provide a photocopy of your expense report to the RMACRAO Treasurer AFTER you have attended the approved professional development opportunity. Upon receipt, the RMACRAO State Vice President will mail you a check (made out to your institution) for the amount of the scholarship.

Examples of some professional development activities include (but are not exclusive to):

  • Annual Summer Institute for International Admissions
  • U.S. Education Delivery Institute
  • Strategic Enrollment Management Conference (SEM)
  • Educause
  • FERPA Workshop
  • AACRAO Technology Conference
  • Registrar 101
  • NACAC

Application Deadlines:

  • October 1st of each year, to be used in the same October-September RMACRAO fiscal year.

To Apply:

  1. Complete a Professional Development Scholarship application
  2. Return the application to your RMACRAO State Vice President.
  3. You will be notified of the application results by early to mid-October.

Professional Development Scholarship Application pdficon_small