Heartland Economic Development Course

Apr 19 2015 - 8:00am to Apr 23 2015 - 5:00pm

April 19 - 23, 2015

Location: Adam's Pointe Conference Center | Blue Springs, Missouri


Scholarship Available: 1 - $860 scholarship will be awarded. Click here for an application. Return with supporting documents to Melissa Truel-Fallon by February 26, 2015 5:00 p.m.

Additional Scholarship: Jenny Overhue Memorial Scholarship for Heartland

The Jenny Overhue Memorial Scholarship is a tuition scholarship awarded annually to one attendee from each of the six Heartland states: Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, and South Dakota.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • individual must reside in Heartland’s partner states of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, or South Dakota;
  • preference will be given to attendees representing “rural” communities of less than 50,000 population;
  • applicants being awarded tuition scholarships from their respective state development association, utility provider or other scholarship sources are ineligible to receive the Jenny Overhue Memorial Scholarship;
  • application must be completed and submitted no later than February 27, 2015 to be considered for the April 2015 course.

This scholarship is for tuition only (valued at $595). Recipients must pay for their own lodging and Heartland Meal Package.

Visit http://www.bcs.uni.edu/heartland/scholarships to apply.

Heartland course early registration deadline is March 19, 2015. Lodging reservations must be made by April 5, 2015.

Applicants should apply for both scholarships, however, applicants may only accept one scholarship


Presented By: Heartland Economic Development Course, Inc., with the Institute for Decision Making at the University of Northern Iowa, in partnership with the Kansas Economic Development Alliance, Professional Developers of Iowa, Missouri Economic Development Council, Nebraska Economic Developers Association, Oklahoma Professional Economic Development Council (OEDC) and South Dakota Governor's Office of Economic Development.

Pricing: (includes tuition and meal package)

Early Bird - Before March 19
Partner Association Member: $860
Non-Partner Association Member: $960

After March 19
Partner Association Member: $905
Non-Partner Association Member: $1005

Click here for more details and to register!