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Awards recognize up and coming municipal administrators

January 30, 2019

AUMA and the University of Alberta, Faculty of Extension are pleased to announce the 2018 recipients of the William F Lede and Ernest Newman Memorial Bursary are Joseph Hutter, Communications Clerk and Executive Assistant with Cardston County; Chelsea Doi, Municipal Intern with Mackenzie County; and Kyle Schole, Development Officer I with the City of Lacombe. All three recipients are young municipal administrators passionate about working in the municipal public sector with a common goal to improve their knowledge and advance their professional careers in this field. 

The William F Lede and Ernest Newman bursaries were established in the early 80s with the goal of helping practicing municipal administrators acquire education, training and professional upgrading relevant to municipal administrative practice.  

Both bursaries are given out annually. All current and prospective National Advanced Certificate in Local Authority Administration (NACLAA) students are encouraged to apply.  

If you want to learn more about the NACLAA program and these two bursaries, please phone the Program Office at 780.492.2870 or 780.492.4315 or visit the NACLAA page on the University of Alberta Faculty of Extension website.