Seattle Central College Professional Development Grant

General Information
Current Seattle Central faculty, classified staff, and exempt employees may request funds for
developing professional growth and improving job performance.

  • Examples of activities previously funded include: skill development trainings, conference &
    workshop registration, related travel expenses, and tuition toward certificates or degrees.
  • This is a reimbursement grant only. Apply as early as possible so your application can be reviewed
    for funding before you commit to the activity; however, the activity must be completed before
    you are eligible for reimbursement.
  • Funds are limited and the grant application is a competitive process. A committee of your peers
    will review applications for completeness and relevance to your work and the college’s priorities.
    Awardees may be requested to serve on the review committees.
  • Reimbursement must be requested within 30 days of completion.
  • Tuition toward a certificate or degree may be requested only one time per employee

Award Amounts
Classified, Professional Staff & Administrators: Up to $1,000
Faculty: Up to $2,000

  • If your award is less than the maximum, you may apply for the remaining amount within the same academic year subject to availability of funding.
  • Faculty awards are supported by the Lockwood Endowment. Staff & Administrator awards are supported by the President’s Fund.

Application Process
Applications are reviewed on a quarterly baisis. Please see deadlines below.

Application 2019-2020 deadlines:
Summer 2019: July 19, 2019
Fall 2019: October 18, 2019
Winter 2020: January 31, 2020
Spring 2020: May 1, 2020

  • Complete all three pages of the application, including all required signatures.
  • Descriptive information about your activity is required
  • Complete and attach a TAR (travel authorization request) or complete all parts of the budget section. Seek assistance from your division support to complete the TAR form.
  • Only classified and professional staff grant applications will be reviewed Summer Quarter.
  • Applicants will be notified of award decisions within 30 days of the application due date. Your award letter will be required as documentation in the reimbursement process.

Questions? Email EmployeeDev.Central@seattlecolleges.edu or call (206) 934-5420
Technical Support? Email Christine.Consolac1@seattlecolleges.edu

Award
$0.00
Deadline
03/20/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Applicant Information
    • 1. Employment Type
    • 2. Name
    • 3. Division/Department
    • 4. Job Title
    • 5. Brief description of major job duties
    • 6. Mail Stop
    • 7. Daytime Phone
    • 8. Email Address
  2. Basic Activity Description
    • 10. Activity dates
    • 11. Activity Title
    • 12. Activity Type
    • 13. If selected "Other," complete below. Otherwise, type "N/A"
    • 14. State your goals/objectives for this activity and how they relate to your job at Seattle Central College.
    • 9. Activity Location
  3. Activity Details
    • 14. If this activity is a requirement of your job, please explain.
    • 15. How do you plan to share what you've learned with interested colleagues?
    • 16. Briefly describe the activities that will take place.
    • 17. Upload a brochure or flyer that describes the activity. Links are not accepted.
    • 18. Indicate the level of participation in the activity.
    • 19. If "Other," please specify below. Otherwise, enter "N/A."
  4. Is there any additional information you would like the reviewers to know or consider?
  5. Upload Travel Authorization Request (TAR)
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