Scholarships Available

We have several scholarships available to students who demonstrate a financial need. Most scholarships are limited to one per year per jurisdiction. The IPAI offers two different types of scholarships: 

IPAI Need-Based Scholarship
$500 per scholarship toward course registration and travel costs
-Limited to one per jurisdiction per year, 10 total.
-Employed by an Illinois assessment jurisdiction.
-Demonstrate financial need.
-Have successfully completed at least one Qualifying course.

Illinois Assessors Association Scholarship
Provides $250.00 towards an IPAI qualifying course
-Enrolled in a qualifying course for the Certified Illinois Assessing Officer Designation.
-Will fill an assessment jurisdiction vacancy.
-Demonstrates financial need.

You can apply by completing the Scholarship Application Form (scroll down and select the file below the text) and submitting it to the IPAI office. The IPAI office is now accepting applications for the 2018 course year. Applications for 2018 will be accepted until February 9, 2018. Applications can be sent to our office at 706 Oglesby Avenue, Suite 120, Normal, IL 61761 or emailed to

Scholarship Application
(Adobe PDF File)