Assessment Institute Scholarship

Due Date: December 15, 2020

Assessment Institute Scholarships are presented as a professional development experience to selected members who exhibit an interest in expanded Association involvement and who exhibit a potential for leadership roles within NACADA. The scholarship covers the early bird registration fee to the Assessment Institute.  More event details here. 

Submit an Application

  • be a current NACADA member at the time of scholarship application.
  • demonstrate involvement in professional activities.
  • provide a description of goals to be accomplished through participation in the Assessment Institute.
  • Previous Assessment Institute participants will be considered after applicants who have not previously attended the Institute, if funding is available.
  • Only one scholarship applicant is allowed per institution
Application Components:
  1. Complete an application in the Submission Portal.
  2. Resume/Vitae. Please limit entries to material that pertains directly to academic advising, presenting relevant information from the nominee's overall resume/vitae.
  3. Current Job Position Description or List of Job Responsibilities
  4. Prior Professional Development Summary
    • List ALL professional activities and institutional organizations (including NACADA) in which you have participated.  Please include conferences attended, presentations, committees, commissions, etc.
  5. Assessment Institute Participation
    • List and describe the goals you hope to accomplish by participating in the Assessment Institute.
    • How will your participation in this institute help you grow as a professional?
    • In what ways would you like to extend your involvement in NACADA?
  6. Letters of recommendation. A required component of the application materials submitted for this award is two letters of recommendation from your institution’s officials, at least one of which must include a statement of financial support for your travel if you are awarded a scholarship by NACADA. These letters must be on institutional letterhead and uploaded to the online submission site.