Scholarships

The Florida CCIM Chapter is proud to offer scholarships for the CCIM designation program to further our commitment to education. There are statewide scholarships as well as District specific scholarships available to help you in your pursuit of the coveted CCIM designation. See the statewide scholarships below or find your District to view additional opportunities.

If you have any scholarship-related questions, please reach out to the Scholarship Chair, Barbara Monahan, CCIM (bamonahan@me.com).


Scholarships Available Through The Florida CCIM Chapter

Instructions: Click on a section title below to expand it for more information about the available scholarships.

NOTE: Scholarship application deadline: October 1, 2020


Statewide Scholarships

STATEWIDE ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIPS

Open to all State Chapter Members who participate in District activities and looking to move into leadership positions.

Robert L. Ward CCIM ScholarshipBob Ward, CCIM
Value: $1,000
NOTE: Can be used for any CCIM Core Course

Bob became a CCIM Institute instructor in 1972. Bob co-authored two textbooks, Investment Real Estate & Taxation and Analyzing Real Estate Opportunities, which are used by various universities in their real estate programs. Bob had a passion for education since beginning his CCIM Institute career, the senior instructor and former Institute president never thought he would become such an integral part of the Institute’s education department. In 2007, he was integral n creating the Institute’s non-designation education program. Honoring Ward’s dedication and overall hard work with the education department, the new program appropriately was named The Robert L. Ward Center for Real Estate Studies.


Cynthia Shelton CCIM ScholarshipCynthia Shelton, CCIM
Value: $1,000
NOTE: Can be used for CCIM Course 103 Course only

Cynthia Shelton has been a CCIM Institute instructor since 1997 and served as the President of CCIM Institute in 2002. She also received the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) 2012 Distinguished Service Award, which is presented annually to no more than two of NAR’s members and honors Realtors® with outstanding contributions to the real estate industry and who serve as leaders to the real estate industry and their local communities.


NOTE: The Application for Florida CCIM Chapter and District Scholarships is located under each District listed below. You MUST be a member of one of the Districts of the Florida CCIM Chapter to be eligible. By completing the Florida CCIM scholarship application by the October 1, 2020 deadline, your application will be considered for the Florida CCIM Chapter and District specific scholarships where you are affiliated.

District-specific Scholarships

To apply for a District scholarship, you MUST be a member of the District for which you are applying. As a member of the District, you are open to qualify for all scholarships that are being offered by that District if you meet all the criteria. Please review your District’s section to view all the scholarships the District is offering and the criteria for each. If awarded, the District scholarship committee will choose which scholarship you will be awarded.

BROWARD/FT. LAUDERDALE DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

Broward/Ft. Lauderdale Chapter/District Scholarship
Value: $1,000

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members who participate in District level activities. These applicants will be reviewed at the Chapter level and will need the State Scholarship Chairs approval. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Courses.


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CENTRAL DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

Central Florida Scholarship (4 per year)
Value: $1,200

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing, is a member of the Central District, participates in District activities, and is interested in leadership. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Courses.


Central Florida District Mentee Scholarship
Value: $1,200

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing, is a member of the Central District, participates in District activities, and is interested in leadership. Applicant must be participating in the Mentor/Mentee program. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Courses.


Central District/Chapter Scholarship
Value: $1,500

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members who participate in District-level activities. These applicants will be reviewed at the Chapter level and will need the State Scholarship Chairs approval. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


Central District Endowment Scholarship
Value: $1,000

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing, is a member of the Central District, participates in District activities, and is interested in leadership. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Courses.


Central District Nimkoff Family Scholarship (2 per year)Nimkoff Family
Value: $500

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Candidate who has completed all required elements to take the CCIM Exam. This scholarship can only be used to take the CCIM final exam.


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EAST DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

Noble PropertiesNoble Properties Endowed Scholarship
Value: $1,000

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM East Coast District members who are active in District-level activities. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


Wayne Kleinstiver, CCIMWayne Kleinstiver, CCIM Endowed Scholarship
Value: $1,000
Established in 2016

Wayne Kleinstiver, LTC (R), CCIM, of Vero Beach, Florida, is a Life Member of the CCIM Institute, a graduate of Colorado College and the US Army Command and General Staff College, with over 35 years’ experience in commercial real estate. He was the 2008 President of the Florida CCIM Chapter, served four terms as President of the East Coast CCIM District, and was Realtor of the Year (1996) and President of the Realtors Association of Indian River County, Florida (1999). He served two combat infantry tours in Vietnam (1966-1970), and commanded the 2nd Battalion, 6th Infantry in the divided city of Berlin, Germany (1978-80).

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing and a member of the East Coast District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


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MIAMI-DADE/MONROE DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

Paul White, CCIMPaul White, CCIM Endowed Scholarship
Value: $1,000
Established in 2014

Paul White, CCIM, CPM, CSM, RPA, of Miami, Florida, is a graduate of Georgia Tech with over 40 years experience in the real estate industry. He is currently the Managing Director of KW Commercial in Miami-Dade County, leading their commercial real estate brokerage operations, and also President of Paul L. White & Associates, a commercial real estate consulting company providing training and expert services to property owners, insurance companies and legal professionals. Paul has served two terms as President of the Miami CCIM District, and was President of the Florida CCIM Chapter in 2010.

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing and are members of the Miami-Dade/Monroe District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


Miami-Dade/Monroe Chapter/District Scholarship
Value: $1,000

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in Miami-Dade/Monroe District who are active members of the Miami-Dade/Monroe District. These applicants will be reviewed at the Chapter level and will need the State Scholarship Chairs approval. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


Miami-Dade/Monroe District Scholarship
Value: $500

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing and a member of the Miami-Dade/Monroe District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


Miami-Dade/Monroe District Scholarship
Value: $500

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing and a member of the Miami-Dade/Monroe District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


Miami-Dade/Monroe District Scholarship
Value: $500

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing and a member of the Miami-Dade/Monroe District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


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NORTH DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

North Chapter/District Scholarship
Value: $1,200

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members who are active in North District-level activities. These applicants will be reviewed at the Chapter level and will need the State Scholarship Chairs approval. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


North District Scholarship
Value: $500

FLCCIM member is good standing, is a member of the North District and participates in District activities. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


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PANHANDLE DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

Panhandle Chapter/District Scholarship
Value: $1,500

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members who are active in Panhandle District-level activities. These applicants will be reviewed at the Chapter level and will need the State Scholarship Chairs approval. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


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SOUTHWEST DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

Bob WhiteBob White, CCIM Endowed Scholarship
Value: $1,000
Established in 2014

Bob White, CCIM, of Fort Myers, Florida, has been active in real estate sales since 1973 and a principal real estate broker since 1975. He earned the CCIM professional designation in 1982, and served as President of the Southwest Florida CCIM District in 1994 and 2002. Bob been a successful leader for several real estate companies, and is now Principal Broker at Bob White, Inc.
Applicants must be a FLCCIM member is good standing and a member of the Southwest District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Courses.


Southwest Chapter/District Scholarship
Value: $1,000

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members who are active in Southwest District level-activities. These applicants will be reviewed at the Chapter level and will need the State Scholarship Chairs approval. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


Southwest District Scholarship
Value: $500

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM members in good standing and are members of the Southwest District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Courses.


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WEST COAST DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPS

Roger BroderickRoger Broderick, CCIM Endowed Scholarship
Value: $1,000
Established in 2006

Roger Broderick, CCIM, of Pinellas Park, Florida, is the owner of Broderick & Associates and has over 40 years of successful broad-based experience in the real estate. He is a past president of both the Florida CCIM Chapter and CCIM Foundation, and graduate of the Jay W. Levine Leadership Development Academy.

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing and are members of the West Coast District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


West Coast Chapter/District Scholarship
Value: $1,500
This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing who participate in West Coast District-level activities. Applicants will be reviewed at the Chapter level and will need the State Scholarship Chairs approval. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


West Coast District Scholarship
Value: Full Amount of Course

This scholarship is open to FLCCIM Members in good standing and are members of the West Coast District. Can be used toward any CCIM Core Course.


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