Ron Coley Scholarship

Ron Coley Scholarship

The Ron Coley Scholarship is available to offset the cost of registration for the Annual Conference. The award advances the professional development of attendees and provides networking opportunities with colleagues in higher education.

This scholarship is inclusive of the following:

  • For the individual recipient, the scholarship will cover the cost of the standard registration fee.
  • For an institutional recipient, the scholarship will provide unlimited institutional registration to allow for anyone on your campus to attend the virtual conference.
Criteria & Eligibility

The recipient of the Ron Coley Scholarship is an individual who:

  • Is an emerging leader within their higher education institution.
  • Has played a key role in advancing change and innovation in higher education, in academic and/or administrative areas.
  • Has not previously attended an NCCI conference.
  • Is currently employed in a higher education institution that is not a member of NCCI.

The recipient of the Ron Coley Scholarship is an institution who: 

  • Experienced significant budget and resource cuts, particularly in professional development funding.
  • Demonstrated a role in advancing change and innovation in higher education at an enterprise level.
  • Is currently a NCCI member institution.
  • Received endorsement from a senior leader within the institution.

Submission & Selection

Applications for the 2022 Ron Coley Scholarship will open in March. The recipient will be recognized at the 2022 Annual Conference.