Name of the Scholarship: Mark Nadal Memorial Service Scholarship 

Type of Scholarship: Professional Development Scholarship 

Total Amount of Scholarship: $1,000 

Limitations of Scholarship: Must be used within 1 year from the date offered for PMI NC Triad educational offerings. 

Description of the Scholarship: This scholarship honors the service and dedication of Mark Nadal, a former PMI Triad Chapter Board Member.  Mark was Director of Technology in 2018 and 2019 and VP of Technology in 2020 until his sudden passing.  He had a strong drive to help the PMI and volunteered many hours to help TRANSFORM in-person meeting format into a virtual meeting offering.  He was passionate about technology, had an entrepreneurial spirit, loved the outdoors and nature, and giving back to the PMI.   He always strived to bring the best experience to the members through technology. 

Who is Eligible: All active PMI NC Triad members who have a PMI recognized certification or have a current application and working towards one of the PMI recognized certifications. 

Other Requirements:  

  1. To honor Mark's Transformational Capabilities, required submission of a 500-word essay explaining what transformational project work you have done as a project/program manager or member of a project team (project can either be done at work or through some volunteer work). 
  2. The scholarship monies must be used on one of the classes offered through the PMI NC Triad.  If the offerings require a book or any other type of required course content, the scholarship can be used for this purpose. 
  3. To honor Mark's volunteerism, it is required that the applicant volunteers a minimum of 20 hours with the PMI NC Triad through the duration of the eligibility year, 10 of which will be required before any monies are distributed. 


Applications Open January 15, 2022 

Applications Due March 1, 2022.  Must be sent via email to by Midnight on March 1, 2022.  A decision will be made by April 1, 2022 and the recipient will be notified.  Awards will be announced during the monthly April chapter meeting. 

Reviewers: A minimum of 3 board members will review Professional Development scholarship applications.  

Any questions need to be directed to 

Please download the application here: PMI NC Triad Scholarship Application