Bakersfield Chapter Appraisal Institute Scholarship
The Appraisal Institute is a global membership association of professional real estate appraisers, with nearly 25,000 members and 91 chapters throughout the world. Its mission is to advance professionalism and ethics, global standards, methodologies, and practices through the professional development of property economics worldwide. Organized in 1932, the Appraisal Institute advocates equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in the appraisal profession and conducts its activities in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Members of the Appraisal Institute benefit from an array of professional education and advocacy programs, and may hold the prestigious MAI, SRPA and SRA designations. The Bakersfield Chapter of the Appraisal Institute established this scholarship to promote academic excellence in CSUB’s School of Business & Public Administration, mainly Real Estate Appraisal.