Community Development Academy

Community development practitioners will benefit from this intensive 6-day course, which is designed for community development practitioners and covers the concepts, methods, and strategies of community economic development. The course provides community development practitioners with significant perspective and practical skills surrounding community development in North Carolina.

The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, September 1 and December 1.

Additional information

 

6 days total: 2 three day sessions March 12-14, and April 02-04, 2019

Registration Fee: 850.

Topics include:

  • community development finance
  • affordable housing strategies and tools
  • role of economic development
  • CDBG and related grant programs
  • environmental finance
  • visioning and citizen participation
  • tools for group decision-making
  • purchasing and contracting
  • measuring success
  • grants management

  • Community Development Academy March 2019

  •  Required Attendance Policy

     

The training enables each participant to receive a Certificate of completion, awarded by the School of Government. In order to receive a certificate, participants must attend the entire training course and successfully complete an open-book exam.
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599, NC
    March 12 - 14, 2019
    April 2 - 4, 2019
    400 South Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599, NC 27599
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    The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, September 1 and December 1.
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    Course participants who cancel their registration on or before March 04, 2019 will receive a full refund. No refund will be made for cancellations on or after March 05, 2019 days prior to course start date), but you will receive a transferrable credit to be used within 12 months. Click here to view the School’s full cancellation and refund policy.
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    6 days total: 2 three day sessions March 12-14, and April 2-4, 2019

    Registration Fee: 850.

    Topics include:

    • community development finance
    • affordable housing strategies and tools
    • role of economic development
    • CDBG and related grant programs
    • environmental finance
    • visioning and citizen participation
    • tools for group decision-making
    • purchasing and contracting
    • measuring success
    • grants management

    •  Required Attendance Policy

       

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    $850.00
    If you are a returning customer, please note that we have a new course registration system that we hope will be easier for you to use. If you encounter any registration issues, please explore our list of frequently asked questions or contact us at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Carla Stowe

Program Manager, Local and State Government Group
919.843.8176
Tyler Mulligan
Associate Professor of Public Law and Government and Director, Development Finance Initiative