Scholarships Available to Public Officials

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 by Leslie_Zucker

The AWSMP is now offer­ing schol­ar­ships to pub­lic offi­cials from Ashokan water­shed com­mu­ni­ties to attend the NYS Flood­plain & Stormwa­ter Man­agers Asso­ci­a­tion annu­al con­fer­ence from April 23–25, 2018 in Rochester, NY.  Offi­cials should apply for a schol­ar­ship to attend the con­fer­ence by April 6. The con­fer­ence offers offi­cials the oppor­tu­ni­ty to com­plete con­tin­u­ing edu­ca­tion cred­its need­ed to main­tain Cer­ti­fied Flood­plain Man­ag­er sta­tus, or take the exam to become a Cer­ti­fied Flood­plain Man­ag­er (CFM). Schol­ar­ships will cov­er the con­fer­ence and exam fee and trav­el costs. The AWSMP has assist­ed 8 local offi­cials in becom­ing CFMs to date! For more infor­ma­tion, con­tact Brent Gotsch at or call 845–688-3047.