Professional Development Awards

The Committee on Professional Development (a k a The Professional Development Committee, or PDC) reviews proposals for several professional development awards (a k a Internal Grants) available for faculty. The proposals are due by 5:00 p.m. (Atlanta time) on February 1 of each year (unless February 1 falls on a weekend or holiday).  Proposals are reviewed by the PDC, which makes recommendations about the proposals to the Vice President for Academic Affairs.  Awards are announced in April.   

Funds Which Support Professional Development Internal Grant Awards

How to Apply for Professional Development Internal Grant Awards

Currently Active Members of the PDC 

  • Academic Year 2016-2017: 
    • Alan Grostephan (elected through Spring 2019)
    • Abraham Zablocki (replacing Toby Emert during his sabbatical AY 2016-17)
    • Bridget Roosa (elected through Spring 2018)
    • Tim Finco (elected through Spring 2018)