Professional Credentialing Reimbursement Program for Young Members and NCOs

In an effort to support SAME Young Members and NCOs obtain credentials that strengthen their professionalism, SAME has developed the Professional Credentialing Reimbursement Program. The program is intended to help fund exam sitting or registration fees for credentials, certifications or licensures deemed to have intrinsic value to SAME’s mission and the architectural and engineering professions. These include:

  • Fundamentals of Engineering Exam and Professional Engineer Exam (any discipline)
  • Architect Registration Examination (for any division)
  • Certified Construction Manager (Sponsored by Construction Management Association of America)
  • Design-Build Certification (Sponsored by Design-Build Institute of America)
  • Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (Sponsored by U.S. Green Building Council)
  • Certified Energy Manager (Sponsored by Association of Energy Engineers)
  • Project Management Professional (Sponsored by Project Management Institute)
  • Certified Facility Manager (Sponsored by International Facility Management Association)
  • Credentials offered by National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET)
  • Others may be considered on a case by case review by the SAME Director of Programs

As part of the program, individuals may apply for reimbursement of up to $500. Applications will be evaluated by a review committee for approval. Reimbursements to approved applicants will be upon successful completion of exams and submittal of required documentation.

The 2014 Professional Credentialing Reimbursement Program application due dates are April 4 and Oct. 3. The award recipients will be notified on April 11 and October 17.

Questions? Contact Hector M. Hernandez at 850-396-4934 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

For full program details, click here. [PDF]
To download the application form, click here. [PDF]

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