Educational Foundation
Scholarship Committee

Updated June, 2016

Purpose/Function:
To oversee the scholarship endowment program, develop criteria and procedures for the granting of scholarships, evaluate scholarship applications and select recipients.

Composition:
The Scholarship Committee shall be comprised of a minimum of three (3) and up to eight (8) members, a majority of whom shall be clinical members of CAMFT. Diversity in committee composition is desired.

Term:
Committee members are appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the CAMFT Educational Foundation Board of Directors for a term of one (1) year. A member may serve as Chair for up to two (2) years, if re-appointed.

Meetings:
The Scholarship Committee does not hold formal meetings. The work of the Scholarship Committee is done via electronic transmission and, as necessary, through the CAMFT Community.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate all applications received for CAMFT scholarships. The evaluation process occurs between January and February.
  • Select the winners to recommend to the Board of Directors. The Board considers the Committee's recommendations at the spring quarter Board meeting (typically held in March).
  • Committee members are required to sign: Committee Member Participation Agreement, Conflict of Interest Policy, Anti-Trust Compliance Policy, and Consent to Electronic Transmission

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