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Scholarships available for executive training for Oregon-certified DBE firms

Funding is available to help pay tuition costs for a limited number of Oregon DBE firms to particiFunding is available to help pay tuition costs for a limited number of Oregon DBE firms to participate in this year's Minority Business Executive Program at University of Washington's - Foster School of Business in Seattle, Washington, June 14 - 19, 2015.
 
The intensive program focuses on a variety of subjects that are critical to business success including finance and accounting; leadership; brand and marketing strategy; strategic thinking, and human resource management.
 
The Oregon Department of Transportation will sponsor a limited number of Oregon DBE firms to participate in the training. Selected recipients will receive their tuition costs paid in full ($4,250 value).

To apply for an ODOT scholarship please submit your company name, participant name, phone and email address to OCRINFOREQUEST@odot.state.or.us by May 1, 2015. A third party firm will review the interested companies, interview the person who would like to attend, and create a short list of firms they recommend.

For more information on the program and curriculum, visit the website or see the brochure.

Recipients:

  • Clark Transportation Consulting and Services -Brian L. Clark
  • Northern Resource Consulting –Brian Perleberg
  • R&B Flagging – Rayshaun Smith
  • Valley Growers Nursery and Landscape INC.  – Vicqui Guevara.

List of Events

 4/26/2016 - 5/25/2016 PBDG Classes
 4/28/2016 - Government Contracting Conference
 5/3&11/2016 Meet the Primes A&E
 5/4/2016 OAME Statewide MWESB Summit
 5/5/2016 OAME Trade Show & Luncheon
 5/12/2016 DMWESB Networking Event
 5/14/2016 Women in Trades Career Fair
 5/17-19/2016 Connect 2 Oregon
 5/26/2016 TERO Contractor Certification