Awards and Scholarships

2020 MMASC Annual Conference Scholarships

MMASC is offering four scholarships to attend the 2020 Annual Conference. The recipients of the scholarships will receive complimentary conference registration. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 4, 2020, at 5:00 P.M.   

For additional information and to apply, visit www.mmasc.org/scholarships

Veterans Scholarship for 2020 MMASC Annual Conference

MMASC and Best Best & Krieger, LLP are offering three scholarships to veterans seeking to enter public service at the local government level. The recipients of the scholarships will receive complimentary conference registration. The deadline to apply is Sunday, October 18, 2020, at 5:00 P.M.

For additional information and to apply, visit www.mmasc.org/scholarships

2020 ICMA Annual Conference Scholarships

MMASC & ICMA are offering five scholarships to attend this year’s ICMA Annual Conference – UNITE, A Digital Event! The recipients of the scholarships will receive complimentary conference registration. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 4, 2020, at 5:00 P.M. 

For additional information and to apply, visit www.mmasc.org/scholarships


Annual Awards - Nominations for the 2020 Annual Awards click here

Organizational Excellence Award

Presented to a public agency whose accomplishments have significantly contributed to the advancement of local government service or otherwise improved the quality of community service provided.

Excellence in Government Award

Presented to a MMASC member who has made a significant contribution to the public service profession or advanced the success of others by affording professional development opportunities, with an emphasis placed on a singular significant accomplishment.

Stewardship Award

Presented to a MMASC member, chief executive officer, director, member of the academic community, MMASC supporter, or outside professional development program manager that has shown a significant and sustained contribution toward furthering the success of others by affording professional development opportunities.

J. Michael Dutton Summit Award

Presented to a member of the MMASC Executive Board or a Regional Boardmember who has made a significant and/or sustained contribution to MMASC. The Award is named after J. Michael Dutton who was an active member of the organization, an innovator and leader of public sector programs. He mentored many and promoted MMASC as a key component of professional development, before his untimely death in 1984 at the age of 36.

For additional information and to nominate, visit www.mmasc.org/awards