To assist California bankers pursuing their professional goals, the California Bankers Association (CBA) is offering a number of scholarship opportunities available to any full-time employee of a CBA-member bank who is employed in California. View our 2017 Scholarship Initiative Flyer.
How to Apply, Rules and Qualifying Schools, Certificate Programs and CBA Programs
CBA scholarships will be awarded, upon successful application to pay for the following:
Tuition for the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington, or the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania, for the entire three-year term (Deadline for applications is March 31, 2017.)
Tuition up to $1,000 for courses taken for credit related to banking offered by an accredited educational institution such as a four-year college or university, or community college
Fees for professional certificate programs and related preparation courses and study materials for Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM), Certified Financial and Trust Advisor (CFTA), and Certified Anti-Money Laundering (CAMS) designations
Registration fees for CBA’s BSA Workshop to be held in conjunction with CBA’s Regulatory Compliance Conference in October 2017.
Congratulations to several of our CBA scholarship recipients who attended PCBS last week, a part of their two-week residence program.
Pictured Top Row (From L) are: Matthew Damian, Mission Bank; Jason Gould, Citizens Business Bank; Hitesh Bajaria, Bank of Guam; and Zayd Elmufdi, US Metro Bank.And bottom row (From L) are: CBA SVP of Strategic Partnerships and PCBA graduate and faculty member, Julianna Graham; Jae Park, First Choice Bank; Cathy Mulvihill, East West Bank; Erin Probasco, Central Valley Community Bank and Ruth Edwards, Bank of Marin.