Application Process for Professional Development Funding
All application forms are posted in the Professional Development folder in First Class. The Professional Development folder can be found by opening the “GFS Announcements” icon. Requests for payment for tuition reimbursement, Dodge Grants, Chanler Faculty Awards, Summer Sabbaticals, Lois Earll Research Grants, and Talcott Gran awards should be signed by the appropriate Division Head and Department Chair and submitted to Christine Herdson in the Office of the Head of School.
October 1: Applications for workshops and conferences for the school year are due to Division Heads. Funding permitting, additional applications are approved during the course of the year.
February 1: Applications for Dodge Grants, Chanler Faculty Awards, and Summer Sabbaticals are due to the Faculty Enrichment Committee.
Mid-February: The Faculty Enrichment Committee meets to determine Dodge Grants, Chanler Faculty Awards, and Summer Sabbaticals.
March 1: Applications for Tuition Reimbursement for the upcoming summer and the following school year are due to Division Heads.
Mid-March: Recipients of Tuition Reimbursement grants are notified by Division Heads and recipients of Dodge Grants, Chanler Faculty Awards, and Summer Sabbaticals are notified by the Faculty Enrichment Committee.
April 1: Applications for Talcott Gran and Lois Earll Research Grants are due to Department Chairs. Late
April/Early May: Talcott Gran and Lois Earll Research Grants are determined by Department Chairs and recipients are notified.