The Douglas County Chamber Young Professionals Connection (YPC) is currently accepting applications for the 2017 Continuing Education Scholarship. The scholarships will be awarded to individuals who embody the mission of YPC: to connect with their peers, connect with their community, and connect with their future.
The YPC Continuing Education Scholarships are designed for young professionals from Chamber Member businesses or organizations seeking to continue their education on any level; whether pursuing an college degree, technical certification, or attending a professional development conference. Applicants must be employed by a Douglas County Chamber Member, have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED, and be under the age of 40 by July 14, 2017.
The Young Professionals Connection is a program of the Douglas County Chamber Foundation. YPC combines personal and professional development through social, community service and professional activities, helping members connect with peers, connect with community and connect with a bright future. YPC’s mission is to create an inclusive and collaborative network of resources that empowers talented individuals to achieve their goals for professional growth and success; provide employers with an engaged and competitive workforce; and propels Douglasville/Douglas County forward.
Applications are available online at www.douglascountygeorgia.com/young-professionals-connection, and are due July 11, 2017 by 5 p.m. If you are interested in learning more about YPC and its functions, please contact the Chamber at 770.942.5022.