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

Class if Full

To be added to the waitlist email:zuckert@sog.unc.edu

 

 

 

6 days total: 2 three day sessions March 13-15, and April 10-12, 2018

Registration Fee: 790.

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 2018

    Start date: 3/13/18
    End date: 3/15/18
    Last day to book: 2/11/18

    Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:

    ·  Courtyard Chapel Hill  for 109 USD  per night

    Book your group rate for Community Development Academy March 2018

  • Community Development Academy April 2018

    Start date: 4/10/18
    End date: 4/12/18
    Last day to book: 3/11/18

    Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:

    ·  Courtyard Chapel Hill  for 109.00 USD  per night

    Book your group rate for Community Development Academy April 2018

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.
There currently are no scheduled offerings of this course.
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