NAAAP Atlanta also promotes and organizes certain type of programs helping our young professionals develop their careers and commiting themselves to develop these careers involved in Atlanta’s communities, promoting as well for example some recurrent events.
As an example of a programe we’ve developed for our young members, there is the Emory MBA Scholarship, something we’ve partnered with and developed efforts for making it a reality for example in 2016. For that year in specific, we remember here what was needed and was the Scholarship about:
Emory MBA Scholarship Opportunity
Calling all potential MBA students! NAAAP Atlanta is pleased to announce that Emory Goizueta Business School is offering a limited scholarship of $25,000 to two NAAAP Atlanta members for enrollment in fall of 2015. This scholarship would apply to the Modular and/or the Weekend Executive MBA program.
- Be a NAAAP Atlanta Member in good standing
- Be a student applying for fall 2016 admission into the Modular and/or Weekend Executive MBA programs
- Be actively involved in the local community through service to others
- Be willing to take the role as NAAAP Atlanta’s ambassador
To be considered, the member should’ve first apply for admission and be accepted for fall 2016 for the Modular and/or Weekend MBA for Executives program and be a member of NAAAP. Application deadline for the scholarship: June 1, 2016. The NAAAP Atlanta Board of Directors will review all applications and select the recipients by the end of July.
NAAAP Atlanta also has a Professional Development committee
The Professional Development committee coordinates seminars, educational workshops, speaking engagements and gathers resources to help NAAAP Atlanta members further their professional skills necessary to succeed in today’s workplace. We look to develop professional skills and promote active networking among NAAAP Atlanta members and other organizations.
The events are open to members and are usually held and sponsored by one of our corporate sponsors. These events or workshops normally would cost several hundred up to a few thousand dollars. Thanks to our corporate sponsors, NAAAP Atlanta is able to provide these events at a competitive rate for our valued members. Some professional development events include: Entrepreneurship Series, Women In NAAAP (WIN), Power Networking Breakfast Series, leadership seminars, and career development workshops.