Student Professional Development Awards

These awards aim to support the professional development needs of students by providing funds for activities that directly enhance their professional growth. Activities could include, but are not limited to, conference travel, workshop attendance, course enrollment, educational materials such as books etc. Funds may not be used for personal expenses such as computers, ipads etc.

Please email completed applications to by February 15th, 2015. Recipients will be notified by March 1st. Cycle 4 awards will fund activities taking place between March 1st, 2015 and March 1st, 2016. Preference will be given to applications for activities occurring before September 1st, 2015. The next call for applications will be in September 2015 for activities taking place between September 1st, 2015 and September 1st, 2016. Students can apply an unlimited number of times, but are eligible to receive the award a maximum of two times during their tenure. Each award will carry a maximum value of $1000.

Download the application form here.