NAMA Foundation Scholars Program Taking Applications For Executive Development Program Scholarships

April 23, 2015

(CHICAGO) April 22, 2015 – The NAMA Foundation announced today that the 2015-2016 NAMA Scholars Program will award three $3,275 scholarships to NAMA members to attend the Executive Development Program (EDP) at Michigan State University this fall.

NAMA’s Executive Development program is the industry’s premier educational opportunity for senior–level and executive leaders, and will take place at MSU October 18-22, 2015.

“As an organization we believe very strongly in education and continuous learning and we are very proud to offer this opportunity to future industry leaders,” said Ellen Canter, NAMA Foundation Interim Director. “We encourage anyone who is committed to the industry and motivated to play a leadership role to submit an application for this tremendous educational opportunity.”

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must be a full-time employee of a NAMA member company in good standing.
  • Applicant must currently hold a position of senior-level manager or higher and preferably have been involved the vending or refreshment services industry for 5 or more years.
  • Applicant must provide a letter of recommendation from his/her manager.
  • Applicant must provide a resume.

Applications must be received June 30, 2015.

To learn more about eligibility requirements and to apply today, please visit cover program registration fees ($3,275 value) and provide a $500 stipend to help cover travel expenses.

About the NAMA Foundation: The mission of the NAMA Foundation is to advance the charitable, educational and scientific needs of the vending and refreshment services industry, and to serve as a strategic funding partner of NAMA.

Founded in 1936, NAMA is the association representing the $42 billion U.S. vending and refreshment service industry. With more than 1500 member companies – including many of the world’s most recognized brands – NAMA provides advocacy, education and research for its membership. Visit NAMA on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.


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