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Alexandria, VA – July 3, 2012 – The Club Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 Joe Perdue Scholarships:
The Club Foundation established the Joe Perdue Scholarship in honor of Joe Perdue, a long-time educator and pillar of the club management industry. The scholarship provides tuition support to students who are pursuing careers in club management. Since its inception, The Club Foundation has awarded more than 155 student scholarships totaling more than $270,000. Any individual who is actively seeking a managerial career in the club industry and is currently attending an accredited, four-year college or university undergraduate program may apply to The Club Foundation for scholarship aid.
"The Club Foundation commends these individuals on the pathway to excellence on which they have embarked," says Seth Gregg, COO, The Club Foundation. "The Club Foundation provides these scholarships through the continued generosity and support of CMAA's members, chapters and Corporate Advantage Program partners who provide the resources necessary to maintain these scholarships."
For more information, please visit www.clubfoundation.org.
About The Club Foundation - The Club Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established by CMAA in 1988. It supports the advancement of club management professionals, funding industry education programs through scholarships and grants.
About CMAA - The Club Managers Association of America is the professional Association for managers of membership clubs. CMAA has close to 7,000 members across all classifications. Manager members run more than 3,000 country, golf, city, athletic, faculty, yacht, town and military clubs. The objectives of the Association are to promote and advance friendly relations among persons connected with the management of clubs and other associations of similar character; to encourage the education and advancement of members; and to assist club officers and members, through their managers, to secure the utmost in efficient and successful operations.