Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Schedule:


Current Year Application– Online Application now available. Application Deadline – Completed online by January 25. Scholarship Award Recipients Announced – April 15. Scholarship Awards Distributed – April 26

Selection and Non-discrimination Policy

Scholarships are awarded annually on the basis of: Completed scholarship application; Knowledge Management-related interests, activities, goals and desired career path. Overall academic achievement demonstrated by transcripts. Letters of recommendation

About The

Scholarship Program

The Mission

Is to increase and improve the profession of knowledge Management by supporting future Knowledge Management Auditor professionals worldwide through the funding of the ACKMP Scholarship Program. The scholarship program provides an opportunity for young men and women of all ages, races, religions and income levels to advance their education. Many of these outstanding and deserving students go on to become Knowledge Management Professional.



Scholarship Applicants

Must currently be enrolled full-time and similarly enrolled during the current academic year at an accredited, four-year college or university. Applicants must have a declared major or minor in strategic management, business law, accounting, business administration, finance or management and demonstrate a desire to pursue a career in KM profession. Applicants must also be model students with great moral and Ethical conduct and void of any criminal violation.

ACKMP Scholarship

Program Information


The education of students who have an interest in pursuing a career in Knowledge Management, Business Management Information Systems Management. The scholarship provides an opportunity for students to advance their education and Knowledge Management career paths. Many of these outstanding students go on to become Certified Knowledge Management Auditors, Certified Knowledge Management specialist Certified Knowledge Management Technician (CKMT)®.

The Scholarship Award amounts are $15,000, $10,000, $5,000, $2,500, $1,000 and $500. Scholarships are awarded in U.S. dollars and include a one-year ACKMP Student Associate membership. Awards will be paid directly to the award recipient’s university

Applicants must

Meet the following


Applicants MUST Submit Recommendations From the Appropriate Officials For Scholarship and Provide Official Transcript(s) showing all completed college or university courses and Three letters of recommendation must be submitted on behalf of the applicant. At least one letter is preferred to be from a Certified Knowledge Management Auditor (CKMA)®, Certified Knowledge Management Specialist (CKMS)® & Certified Knowledge Management Technician (CKMT)®.

Undergraduates must be enrolled 9 semester hours (or equivalent) per term; Graduates must be enrolled 6 semester hours (or equivalent) per term and be enrolled at an accredited, four-year college or university with enrollment through the current academic

The Scholarship

Board of Directors

The ACKMP Scholarship Program

Is managed by Board of Directors. Each Board Director brings a wealth of experience in the practice of Knowledge Management, as well as dedicated service to the Association of Certified Knowledge Management Auditors. The following are list of Board Members Position – Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, Executive Secretary.


Should Be Requested

Additional Letters of Recommendation

Should be requested from an individual who may be familiar with your Knowledge Management related activities, interests, goals, and Knowledge Management career path such as an instructor or employer. During the application process, you will provide information on all three recommendations. These individuals will receive a link to upload their individual letters of recommendation on your behalf.

Read Our Disclaimer:

The ACKMP Scholarship program or its board members do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, gender, disability or sexual orientation in any of its engagements, programs or activities. Scholarships are not Guaranteed and funds contributed are voluntary. ACKMP reserves the right to deny or rescind scholarship offer.

Not Eligible To Apply:

All past scholarship award recipients; High school students (including seniors); Junior college or community college students not currently enrolled in a full-time studies; College or university students graduating this current academic year (students must be enrolled through the end of the academic year) and ACKMP Chapter directors or officers