IPMA-VA is accepting applications for the Debby Didawick Scholarship through July 31, 2020. Please see the application below.

  • In honor of the late Debby Didawick, PHR, long time chapter member and Human Resources Director for Frederick County, Virginia, the Virginia Chapter IPMA-HR has established a scholarship for chapter members who seek to increase their capacity in public human resources. The scholarship is awarded annually during VA IPMA-HR’s budget year (July – June).
  • Scholarship applicants must meet the following requirements:
  • • Must be a Virginia Chapter IPMA-HR member in good standing
  • • Must be currently enrolled, or accepted, at an accredited college or university with at least
  • junior status and pursuing a Bachelor’s, graduate certificate, Master’s or other postgraduate degree in Human Resources Management/Development, Public Administration or
  • a related field at an accredited college or university, OR pursuing an IPMA-HR Certified
  • Professional (IPMA-CP) or IPMA-HR Senior Certified Professional (IPMA-SCP) certification,
  • OR the IPMA-HR online HR Certificate program.