||A variable number of awards up to $900. Total amount available is $900.
||One available in fall and one in spring.
| Eligibility Criteria
||Awarded to at least one student each fall and spring semester to cover the fee for successfully taking and passing one of the three Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) Exams listed below. The recipient must initially pay the exam fee and then will be reimbursed. Recipients must be members of the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) and demonstrate that they have passed one of the following three CPIM exams: Detailed Scheduling and Planning, Execution and Control of Operations, or Strategic Management of Resources. The applicant must have already passed the Basics of Supply Chain Management exam and the Master Planning exam.
| Application Procedure
||Students must apply to the University APICS chapter to be considered. The awards will cover the period for fall May 1 to November 30, or December 1 to April 30.
| Application Deadline
||The fall deadline is November 30. Spring deadline is April 30.
| Selection Procedure
||Selection is based upon the applicant's involvement in APICS and score on the CPIM exam. If a student has received the 3M Award for any of the three exams covered by this award, they are not eligible for consideration.
| Selection Deadline
||Two weeks following the application deadline.
||The University APICS chapter will notify recipients.