2017 Phil Roberts Memorial Scholarship Program Award Announcement

NiUG International is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Phil Roberts Memorial Scholarship Program. This program ensures all iMIS users – both large and small – can maximize their iMIS investment by obtaining the required training and education.

In recognition of Phil Robert’s leadership, vision, and passion, up to five scholarships will be awarded every year – three Phil Roberts Memorial Scholarships and two Phil Roberts e-Learning Scholarships.

Phil Roberts Memorial Scholarship

The Phil Roberts Memorial Scholarship was designed to allow iMIS users to participate in the annual NiUG Discovery Conference Series by attending the conference of their choice –  either the United States, Canada, or Asia Pacific conferences.

Recipients are awarded a scholarship valued at $1,500 including full conference registration and up to $500 in travel expenses.

2017 PRMS Recipients

Discovery Asia Pacific: Vicki Love, Administration Manager of Fundraising at CPL - Choice Passion Life

Discovery Canada: Roxanna Murray, Team Lead, Enrollment at Enform Canada

Discovery US: Andrea Lebron, Operations Manager at Power Transmission Distributors Association

Phil Roberts e-Learning Scholarship

The Phil Roberts e-Learning Scholarship was designed to allow iMIS users to obtain training without any additional travel expenses, at their own pace, and on their own schedule.  Recipients are awarded a scholarship valued at $250.

Each award includes access to a package of recorded conference sessions and related materials tailored to the recipient’s educational needs.  Options include an Administrator Package, Basic User Package, Web Module (RiSE) Package, or a Reporting Package. Each package includes one full day training course or two half day training courses and 6 related breakout sessions.

2017 PRES Recipients

Eva Przygodzki, Manager of Membership & Engagement at American Fisheries Society

Ian Thomas Cartwright, Education & Research Manager at Common - a users group

Congratulations to all recipients and thank you to all the applicants for their interest and efforts. 

Click here, to learn more about the Phil Roberts Memorial Scholarship Program.