US Chamber Institute of Organization Management

The Chamber of Commerce Executives of Kansas is proud to partner with Institute for Organization Management, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s professional development program for non-profit executives. 

CCEKS has one (1) $500 scholarship first-year student scholarship to one of the remaining 2022 Institute sites and $500 scholarship for those attending years 2-4.   Scholarship applications are due Friday, April 29, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.

The remaining sites for 2022 are Midwest, Northeast and Southeast – sites and dates listed below.  

  • First time attendee: One (1) $500 scholarship will be awarded.  (Note: Must be a first-year Institute attendee and may not accept additonal funds directly from the Institute program.  Those who have already registered for the program do not qualify for the scholarship, as scholarship codes must be entered during registration. SPS scholarship can be combined with the Premier Investor Discount and/or Group Rate.) 


Application Due Friday, April 29th @ 5:00 PM


2022 Midwest Institute
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
June 5–9, 2022

2022 Southeast Institute
University of Georgia, Athens, GA
June 26–June 30, 2022

2022 Northeast Institute
Villanova University, Villanova, PA
July 31–August 4, 2022

For over 95 years, Institute has educated association, chamber, and other nonprofit leaders across the country through its national program, highly rated curriculum and high caliber instructors. Thousands of executives have attended Institute sites across the country to strengthen their management skills, learn industry best practices, and gain a broad national perspective from peers.  Institute has helped them build stronger organizations, become stronger business advocates and better serve their members. In addition, you will earn points towards your CCE or CAE certification as Institute’s curriculum is directly tied to the bodies of knowledge of both the American Society of Association Executives and the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.

Upon completion of the Institute program, graduates receive the IOM recognition which allows them to use the letters “IOM” in public mention and professional correspondence.  The IOM recognition signifies the completion of 96 hours of course instruction in nonprofit management and commitment to the industry.

For more information about Institute’s curriculum, sites, and dates, visit the Institute Web site and Prospective Student Toolkit to help you gain insight into the program.

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