Diversity and Inclusion Professional Development Fund

The Center for Career Development Diversity and Inclusion Professional Development Fund supports students (individuals and clubs) who need financial assistance to participate in professional development opportunities that would progress their career development. This fund is developed from the generosity of our Diversity and Inclusion Reception Sponsors.

General Application Criteria:  

  • Must have a professional development opportunity already set up and be able to provide a date for activity in order to apply for funding.
  • Funding is for expenses incurred as a result of participating in the professional development. Amount of award is at the discretion of award committee.
  • Expenses eligible for fund reimbursement include travel, food, lodging, and conference/speaker’s fees.
  • If applying as an individual, professional development must be related to the career field.  Please take care to explain why this experience is important to your career development.

Spring Application Deadline: TBD

Fall Application Deadline: TBD

**NOTE: Exceptions may be made due to extraordinary circumstances