Professional Development Grant Program

The Colorado Weed Management Association (CWMA) is offering professional development grants to support members interested in attending the CWMA Winter or Spring Training events.


Grants are available for current CWMA members to receive free registration to the CWMA Winter or Spring Training events, who would not have opportunity to attend otherwise.  Four registrations will be available in 2020 to CWMA members that can demonstrate need for the grant.


Applicant must be a current CWMA member in good standing.  If not already a member, join today.

Applicant may not have been awarded a CWMA professional development grant.  Funds requested must be used in the 2020 calendar year. Applicant must demonstrate need in application.

Selection Criteria:

The applicant must explain why the grant is needed to support training attendance and document any matching funds available. Recipient agrees to allow CWMA to announce award on website or in other promotional materials. Recipient will be asked for a photo of themselves attending the training for which the grant has been awarded.

Application Process

Applications for the 2020 Spring Training are due by February 14, 2020; applications for the 2020 Winter Training are due October 1, 2020.

To apply, submit the following in a document to or mail to 7187 W 79th Drive, Arvada, CO 80003 by the stated deadline.

A. The Applicant

Zip Code:
Daytime Telephone:
E-mail Address:

B. Request Info

Date of request:
Name, date and location of CWMA training:
Total budget for training (registration, travel, lodging):

C. Narrative (250 words or less)
Narrative that describes why training is important to your professional development: