A new branch initiative has been announced, " A SOLGM Midlands/ Central Branches scholarships for an overseas conference"

Two $1,000 scholarships available, one from each branch, towards the cost of a branch member attending an overseas conference.

In summary,

  • Conference must be of a local government nature and topic.
  • Conference to be outside of New Zealand
  • Nomination must be approved by your Chief Executive.
  • Scholarship can be used towards travel, conference fee and/or accommodation.
  • Any costs over and above the $1,000 scholarship, will need to be funded by the applicant or their employer.
  • Applicant must be a current full SOLGM member.
  • Successful applicant's employer to invoice SOLGM Midlands or Central Branch for the $1000 scholarship
  • Successful applicant to do short presentation at next combined branch meeting after the conference
  • Applications open Monday 14 January 2019.
  • Applications close on Friday 15 February 2019, with the application form to be returned to your branch President

For any additional information please contact:

Steve Fabish

Midlands Branch President

steve.fabish@hauraki-dc.govt.nz