Professional Development Opportunities for MACEDEP Members
Kara Lubischer (left) received the 2012 UMEA
Oustanding Program Award. Pictured with UMEA
President Amy Schleicher.
Professional development financing
NOTE: Some of the Extension awards also come with professional development funds.
- Extension Fellowships
- Up to $1,000 single award; $3,000 lifetime. if awarded must wait five years to apply again. Must have been employed two years.
- Ronald J. Turner Global Education Award
- Up to $1,000 (based on actual expenses) awarded to one faculty each year to support a global education opportunity. Must have been employed three years.
- Tom and Pat Buchanan Endowment
- Up to $500 (based on actual expenses) for a professional development activity. Preference for regional specialists in business development and HES. Must have been employed three years.
- Community Development Endowment
- Up to $500 in supplemental support; in exceptional cases requests for up to $1,000 will be considered. Supports activities that enhance community development, with emphasis on professional development
- UMEA Scholarships
- Up to $1,000, must be a current UMEA member and a member two years prior.
Recognition and awards
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