Professional Development Grant

 

Professional Development Grant

The Professional Development Grant offers financial reimbursement to campus professionals for professional development, growth, and/or advancement. Eligible applicants include employees from the areas of Research Foundation, M/C, and UUP.

Submission due date is February 27, 2017 for Spring 2017.

  • The Professional Development Grant reimburses Professional Employees for past or future professional development, growth, and/or advancement activities taking place within January 1, 2017 - May 31, 2017.
  • Recipients will be notified no later than March 20, 2017.
  • Awarded funds will be distributed once the activity is completed and receipts have been submitted.
  • Receipts must be submitted 30 days from notice of winning the award or May 31, whichever comes first. Failure to do so will result is lack of funding.

 


Only projects or activities from the following categories will be considered:

  • Basic, applied or historical research
  • Curriculum or instructional material development
  • Workshop, seminar, internship or course (not covered by Contract Article 46/SUNY tuition waiver)
  • Conference participation or attendance
  • Preparation of material for publication
  • Grant proposal development
  • Artistic or creative endeavors
  • Professional reading or independent study
  • Other work-related professional development projects or activities

Examples of Types of Support

  • Registration fees for conference or workshop
  • Travel and related expenses (includes lodging and meals)
  • Research support (e.g., computer time, network access or support, clerical support)
  • Course related supplies.

No reimbursement will be made for

  • The expenses already funded by departments/organizations/other sources. Please submit only the expenses that the department is not paying for.
  • Stipends, compensation, personal expenses, or purchase of equipment
  • Parking or traffic tickets, or fines of any type

 These guidelines will be reviewed annually.

To apply for this grant please fill out this form

 

 

To apply:

1. Complete online application.

2. Include a summary of the objective of the attendance/purchase/or activity and an explanation of how this has, or will, enhance your skills or benefit the institution.

3. Include a letter of support from your immediate supervisor.

4. Upload scanned receipts OR if your activity/event is in the future, estimated costs. 

5. Include a copy of registration information/program, if applicable.

 

 

Professional Development Grant  Winners

The Professional Development Grant offers financial reimbursement to campus professionals for professional development, growth, and/or advancement.
2016

Mark Allen
Janine Bautista 
Andrea MacArgel
Alexsa Silva

2015

Mary Jane Sager

Last Updated: 2/17/17