Deadlines for CFAES Staff Advisory Council (SAC) Staff Professional Development Awards Announced

June 5, 2019

Applications are being accepted for CFAES Staff Advisory Council (SAC) Staff Professional Development Awards. The SAC Staff Professional Development Award is funded through support from donations from current and former employees. It is offered to staff of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences to help supplement the costs associated with educational and professional development activities, including travel and fees for professional development opportunities. This is a one-time reimbursement for expenses related to professional development activities, not to exceed $500.  Please note, the award is up to $500, and the committee may opt to award a partial request (e.g. $250 of a $500 ask) depending on the full range of submissions and awards. Applications will be reviewed and awarded twice per year.  The deadline for the first round is July 1, 2019

The application is available here 

Submit applications to Joy Bauman at

The application deadline for the second round is December 1, 2019.  This second round will allow staff to apply for funding for professional development that may occur later in the fiscal year that they might not be aware of early in the fiscal year.