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CMA Scholarship 2016

posted Jun 14, 2016, 9:22 AM by IMA IE Web   [ updated Jun 14, 2016, 9:33 AM ]

Rancho Cucamonga, CA, June 14, 2016 – The IMA®  Inland Empire Chapter is proud to announce our 2016 CMA Scholarship.

The CMA® credential is your key to greater career potential. Pursue the CMA and demonstrate your mastery of the critical accounting and financial management skills needed on the job today. CMAs earn the credential through work experience, a rigorous two-part exam, and continuing education.

IMA’s latest Global Salary Survey reveals that, around the world, CMAs have greater earning power than their non-CMA counterparts, earning an average of 61 percent more in total compensation. In the U.S., CMAs earn 31 percent more in median total compensation than professionals without certification ($127,200 vs. $97,000).

Achieving the CMA credential demonstrates your mastery of financial planning, analysis, control, decision support, and professional ethics.


A certificate for one Gleim Part 1 or Part 2 CMA Exam Review System.

Purpose of Scholarship:

To assist an IMA-IE chapter member studying for the CMA exam with the cost of exam preparation materials.


All applicants will be considered equally with no bias to race, creed or background and will be judged independently on the basis of the applicants’ ability to meet the criteria as outlined in this document.  If for some reason a selected individual declines his/her award or becomes ineligible an alternate applicant will be selected to receive the award.  

  • The scholarship is available to all IMA Inland Empire chapter members.
  • The applicant must be an IMA member in good standing.
  • The membership number must be included on the application. 
  • The applicant must be affiliated with the IMA Inland Empire chapter.
  • The applicant must have the expressed intent of obtaining the CMA designation.


The deadline for applicants to submit applications is September 30th, 2016.

How to Apply

This completed and signed application form must be submitted to the IMA-IE Scholarship Committee, via email, c/o Walter Corrigan, Chapter Director of CMA Programs, or via US mail to Walter Corrigan at 14073 El Camino Place, Fontana, CA 92337

Forms can be found at the bottom of this post for downloading.

Please direct questions to Walter Corrigan, CMA, CFM, Chapter Director of CMA Programs, at (909) 823-3130 or or Stuart Gibb, CMA, Chapter President, at (909) 694-3059 or


The scholarship will be awarded at the technical meeting on Thursday October 20th, 2016. All applicants should plan to attend this meeting.

About IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)
IMA®, the association of accountants and financial professionals in business, is one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession. Globally, IMA supports the profession through research, the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program, continuing education, networking, and advocacy of the highest ethical business practices. IMA has a global network of more than 65,000 members in 120 countries and 200 local chapter communities. IMA provides localized services through its offices in Montvale, N.J., USA; Zurich, Switzerland; Dubai, UAE; and Beijing, China. For more information about IMA, please visit

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Jun 14, 2016, 9:22 AM
Jun 14, 2016, 9:22 AM
Jun 14, 2016, 9:22 AM