Scholarship Information

CDI 2016 Scholarship Information and Applications COMING SOON


Pay-it-Forward Scholarship & Bill Miller Scholarship

Thanks to donations from the 2015 Year 3 class, scholarships will be available from the Pay-It-Forward fund. This fund allows CDI participants to share the Institute experience with other professionals who would benefit from training.

There is also a scholarship available from the Bill Miller fund.


Arkansas Community Development Society Scholarship

The Arkansas Community Development Society is pleased to announce scholarship opportunities for the 2015 Community Development Institute. To qualify for an ACDS Scholarship to the Community Development Institute (CDI), you must be able to show that you:

  • Are an Arkansas resident
  • Are a practicing Arkansas community or economic developer, or work in a related field
  • ACDSRequire financial assistance in order to attend CDI (this scholarship is for tuition; lodging assistance may be provided by scholarship if needed)
  • Have the potential for sharing your learning with others in your home county/city
  • Are willing to contribute to and participate fully at CDI


Send questions or comments to:

Pam Alexander
HarnessPoint Community Solutions
4501 Mt. Carmel Road
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Telephone: (917) 545-6047

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