Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

DPMI Certificate Training

The focus of this course is to apply and practice leadership methods within the areas of international development project management and social change. You will learn ground-breaking and ‘tried and true’ tools to solving problems, motivating staff, and establishing partnerships. Use the tools and standards set by major non-profits that break down and quantify processes through the lifespan of a project. Gain critical project management skills. Learn how to put your training into action. Training is located in the heart of DC close to development organizations, government offices, and famous landmarks. Hundreds of international development organizations are located in the DC area and participants are encouraged to connect with them while in area.

Curriculum Modules

  • Module 1 – Designing & Managing Development Projects
  • Module 2 - Social Entrepreneurship & Strategic Partnering


Summer 2018


Program Type

DPMI Certificate Training

Program Dates

June 4-15, 2018 (2 weeks)


Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:00am-5:30 pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 1:00pm-7:00pm

Application Deadlines

  • Early Review Deadline
    (International applicants must apply by this date)
    March 1, 2018

  • General Application Deadline: April 1, 2018

Program Fees

  • $2,200 for visiting participants

  • $400 for students enrolled at the Middlebury Institute or Middlebury College

  • Davis UWC Scholars are fully funded
    (DEADLINE: February 15, 2018)

Note: Lodging, food, airfare, vaccinations, visa fees, and other misc. travel costs not included in program fees. Shared lodging at $60/night maybe available upon request.


Credit available to MIIS students


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Students not currently enrolled at the Middlebury Institute or Middlebury College can apply for a partial scholarship. Email dpmi@miis.edu for information.



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