NIGP has built a reputation on providing fundamental curricula that instills, inspires, and challenges procurement professionals on purchasing techniques, theory and best practices. NIGP’s unique approach to curriculum development ensures that learning experiences are grounded in practical experience and seasoned by insights from the academic community. As an NIGP member, your agency enjoys special member-only discounts offered to registrants, and the savings can quickly repay membership costs.
We offer a variety of time and cost-saving ways for you to meet your professional development needs. Curious about NIGP educational offerings? We invite you to explore our offerings.
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The Copper Chapter of NIGP has a scholarship program available to students seeking a career in public procurement. See our Student Scholarship Application for more information.
Ruth Estrada, 2012 National Ethics Essay Contest Winner!
NIGP initiated an Annual Ethics Essay Contest in 1997. The winner will be announced at the NIGP Annual Forum and Products Exposition and notified via email. The winning author receives $250 in cash prizes and two recertification points toward the CPPB or CPPO designation renewal.
Click here to read the "super" winning essay