MT. LAUREL, N.J., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) is taking applications for its Second Annual Patricia McCollom $1,000 Scholarship. August 1 is the deadline to apply for the education grant, which can be used to help cover the cost of tuition, travel, and expenses at a continuing education event.
CCMC will announce the scholarship winner in October, during Case Manager Week. The case manager chosen as the scholarship winner will possess professional case management ideals exemplified by Patricia McCollom, a former CCMC commissioner whose professional practice spanned several decades. McCollom was an accomplished mentor, coach, speaker, and a leader in the emergence of case management practice, as well as a role model for those fortunate enough to work with her.
To be eligible for CCMC's Patricia McCollom Scholarship, applicants must:
For more information, or eligibility requirements, visit www.ccmcertification.org.
"It's wonderful to be able to honor the memory of Patricia McCollom by continuing to award this scholarship," CCMC Executive Director Sam Albrecht said. "The scholarship not only keeps Patricia's memory alive, it also serves to recognize and reward fellow case managers who are making great strides in the case management field."
The Commission for Case Manager Certification is a nonprofit, volunteer organization that oversees the process of case manager certification. The CCM is the first nationally accredited case manager credential. CCMC is positioned as the most active and prestigious certification organization supporting the case management industry. For more information, call the CCMC Certification Center at (651) 789-3744 or visit www.ccmcertification.org.
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