NFPA awarded the PACE® Scholarship and PCCE™ Scholarship at the 2017 Convention in New Orleans. Sponsored by the Paralegal Education Group, these scholarships cover the costs of a review manual, a PEG online review course and the exam fee for either the Paralegal CORE Competency Exam™ (PCCE) or the Paralegal Advanced Competency Exam® (PACE).
Jessica Kubiak of the Cleveland Association of Paralegals, Inc. was awarded the PACE® Scholarship, and
Unfortunately, NFPA did not receive any qualified applications for the PCCE™ Scholarship this year.
Congratulations to the PACE winner!
For more information about Certification or NFPA’s Certification Scholarships, please contact VPDPC Nita Serrano, RP® at firstname.lastname@example.org or OPA’s Certification Ambassador, Linda Odermott, RP®, OCP at email@example.com.
We are excited to announce that the OPA Board of Directors awarded the 2017/18 Certification Scholarships at the November 10, 2017 Annual Business Meeting. Click here for the OPA Certification Scholarship Guidelines and Application.Portland, Ore. (November 10, 2017) – At the November 10, 2017 Annual Membership Meeting, the Oregon Paralegal Association ("OPA") once again awarded two certification scholarships. The certification scholarships include funds to cover the costs associated for one OPA member to take the PACE® and one OPA member to take the PCCE™ exam. Congratulations to the Scholarship Winners!
Jeannie Lihs of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP received the OPA 2017/18 PACE Certification Scholarship and Astrid Furstner of Foley Mansfield PLLP received the OPA 2017/18 PCCE Certification Scholarship.
Each of the scholarships include funds to cover:
For more information regarding these scholarships, including application guidelines and how to apply, visit our website at www.oregonparalegals.org.
NFPA CERTIFICATON SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED FOR 2016
NFPA awarded the PACE® Scholarship and PCCE™ Scholarship at the 2016 Convention in Vermont
Brittney L. Hayes of the Paralegal Association of Central Ohio was awarded the PACE® Scholarship, and
Kimberly P. Morton of the National Capital Area Paralegal Association was awarded the PCCE™ Scholarship! Congratulations to both winners!
OPA CERTIFICATION SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED FOR 2016/17
OPA once again awarded two Certification Scholarships for the 2016/2017 fiscal year – 1 for PACE® and 1 for PCCE™.
Teresa Chrisinger for winning OPA’s PACE® Scholarship
Niki Harrison for winning OPA’s PCCE™ Scholarship
Each year, the recipients have until April 30th to use the proceeds of their scholarships which may include:
Questions about the scholarships or the application process should be submitted to OPA’s Certification Ambassador, Linda Odermott, RP® at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past winners include:
Theresa Chrisinger, RP®
Brenna Dickey, RP®
Deborah Hartsoch, CRP™
Christina Ruff, CRP™
Tom Holmes, RP®
API provided scholarships to the Certification Ambassador of the Year for 2015 to distribute. The winners of those scholarships include:
The PACE Study Manual was awarded to Holly Swofford
The PACE Online Review Course was awarded to Jovana Combs
The PCCE Study Manual was awarded to Diana Blake
The PCCE Online Review Course was awarded to Tabatha Schneider
Congratulations to all of the Scholarship Recipients!