The PDF committee meets monthly to review and approve new requests.
Here is the schedule of PDF Committee meetings for the 2016-2017 school year.
When submitting a conference request utilizing the Professional Development Fund:
- The deadline to submit PDF conference requests is the Friday before each scheduled monthly PDF Committee meeting;
- The actual dates of the conference must be at least 2 weeks AFTER the PDF Committee Meeting;
- REQUIRED: PDF Committee will not approve incomplete requests; Conference requests must include the following:
- Conference Request Form
- PDF Application
- Conference registration
- Conference flyer/brochure
(including detailed information about the conference), and any related additional documents, i.e., hotel reservation info; Incomplete requests will be returned without action.
- If the requested amount is more than PDF guidelines allow, indicate source of funding that will cover any remaining amounts on the Funding Source line of the Conference Request Form
- Membership fees and fees related to college credit, even if associated with the requested conference, are NOT covered by PDF fund. However, college credit fees may be applied for via Tuition Reimbursement Form.