Full Designation Scholarship for RPA/FMA Tuition

By: | May 09, 2017

CONGRATS TO THE 2018 FULL DESIGNATION SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT
Zaena Rihani, Real Estate Services Administrator for CBRE at 150 N. Riverside Plaza, was selected as the 2018 Full Designation Scholarship recipient. Zaena has already completed two RPA classes and plans to be halfway through the RPA program by the end of 2018. Best of luck to you, Zaena!

FULL DESIGNATION SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
The Full Designation Scholarship provides funding for all eight required RPA or FMA designation courses (a value of $9,500) along with the fees for enrollment, exams and books. After the first RPA/FMA class, recipients are paired with experienced CRE mentors as a way to gain one-on-one assistance with career planning and development. This scholarship was created in 2012 and has been awarded to eight CRE professionals. The BOMA/Chicago Foundation awards one full designation scholarship each calendar year.

As our business becomes more complex and competitive, the best job opportunities will be filled by those who have the best credentials. If you are looking for an outstanding career development opportunity to earn your RPA/FMA designation, consider applying for the BOMA/Chicago Full Designation Scholarship. The RPA/FMA program will grow your knowledge of building management and expand your career opportunities.

FULL DESIGNATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION TIMELINE
Applications for the 2018 Full Designation Scholarship were due on November 8, 2017. Applications for the 2019 scholarship will open in September 2018 and will be due in November 2018.

PREVIOUS FULL DESIGNATION SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
Below is a list of those who have been awarded the Full Designation Scholarship since its inception in 2008. Read testimonials from Full Designation Scholarship recipients by clicking here.

2018: Zaena Rihani, CBRE
2017: Kim Conolty, Ameritus
2016: Cydney Hargro
2015: Rachael Melone, Zeller Realty Group; earned RPA in 2016
2015: Caitlin Davy, The Hearn Company; earned RPA in 2017
2014: Joe Sherman, Chicago Symphony Orchestra; earned RPA and FMA in 2015
2013: Teresa Amaro, CBRE; earned RPA in 2014
2012: Kelly Davies, Landro Fox Cities Realty; earned RPA in 2013

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2018 Season Full Designation Scholarship Application.pdf389.93 KB
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