2018 Parliamentary Calendar
The 2018 Parliamentary Calendar is now available with an all-new topic for you to learn or practice during the coming year. Amend is one of the most commonly used motions. It can be both simple and yet very complicated. Use the daily question to take a deeper look at this fascinating motion.
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NAPEF Awards Scholarships
NAPEF is proud to announce four scholarships have been awarded for 2018.
Alice Ragona Student Dues Scholarship:
Awarded to Cody McCain, PRP. Cody is a member of the Nebraska State Association of Parliamentarians and serves as Webmaster and was the Parliamentarian in 2016-2017. Cody became a PRP in 2016. He attends the University of Nebraska and is an honors student. Cody plans to work with youth organizations to present workshops on parliamentary procedure.
Young Professionals Scholarship awarded to:
Juanling Ma, RP is a member of the China Association of Parliamentarians. She is also a member of the Chinese Online Special Study Group, serving as secretary, curriculum director, and examination director. She maintains her own website with instructional videos on parliamentary procedure. She actively works to encourage others to join in the study of parliamentary procedure and to be members of NAP through coaching. She wants to organize RP workshops for members who want to earn their credential.
Alice Levis, RP is a member of the Nebraska State Association of Parliamentarians, planning to transfer to North Carolina soon. She is employed with Bayer CropScience. Alice served on the 2017 NAP Convention Signs and Posters Committee, and has served on the Nebraska board of directors and publicity committee as well as a judge at an FBLA conference. Alice hopes to become more involved in NAP and continue her judging and presenting workshops.
Pengfei Wen is a member of the China Association of Parliamentarians. He has organized a support group for studying Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised as well as writing articles about parliamentary procedure. In addition he built an online community with five online study groups. He serves this community as the president. He plans to continue his study and continue recruiting and training new members of NAP through the study groups and through the articles he writes.
NAPEF Grants Awarded
NAPEF awarded the following grants in 2017:
With your help, the NAPEF will be able to continue to support NAP's work to develop outstanding education programs and products, encourage youth to learn and apply parliamentary procedure, and assist young professionals in continuing their study and application of parliamentary procedure.
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2017 Annual Report
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