August 28, 2020
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The PD application deadline is almost here

This is a reminder that September 1, 2020 at 5 p.m. is the last day to submit applications for the second round of the CUPEU Professional Development fund (this is firm).

In light of COVID-19, note that:
  • the Professional Development Committee will adhere to the university's position on work-related travel for staff.
  • the PD fund does not cover equipment-related expenses, per article 10.12.b. If you are in need of office equipment to optimize your work-from-home situation, this is a matter to discuss your supervisor or consider the university's one-time $500 reimbursement.
If you can't apply this time, consider these periods:

Round Submission start date Submission Deadline
3 November 16, 2020 December 2, 2020
4 February 15, 2021 March 2, 2021
1 June 1, 2021 May 17, 2021

Contact Douglas Chananda, VP Special Projects at if you have more questions after reading the links and info above.

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