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Trent Lott National Center

True South Basic Economic Development Scholarships

 

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) accredited True South Basic Economic Development Course is an introductory course exposing participants to the fundamentals and practice of creating jobs, increasing wealth, improving the tax base and enhancing a community's quality-of-life, the first step in pursuing professional certification. This year's course is September 23-26, 2019 in Hattiesburg. Generous sponsors have funded a number of scholarships for particular categories of individuals who could benefit from this course. These include:

  • Charles 'Chuck' Ueltschey Family Economic Partner Scholarship for non-economic development professionals who provide support to economic developers in the state
  • ADP Ron Swager Scholarship for deserving new economic development practitioners
  • Mississippi Power Chuck Ueltschey Scholarship for elected officials in the Mississippi Power region

THE 2019 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION WINDOW IS NOW CLOSED.

If you apply for a scholarship, do not register using any of the other methods and do not pay registration fees until you are notified about the scholarship. Should you have any questions, contact Tasha May at 601-266-5507 or Tasha.MayFREEMississippi.

Contact Us

Trent Lott National Center
Hattiesburg Campus
2nd Floor

Physical Address
6197 Hwy 49
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Mailing Address
118 College Drive #5191
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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Email
tasha.mayFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.5507