All classified and university staff employed in the College of Engineering and Applied Science may apply for funding for exam fees or attending training sessions, workshops, conferences, certification programs or other forums to help develop their professional skills. The request can be related to the staff member’s current job or to enhance general professional development and align with University of Colorado Boulder’s strategic emphasis on leadership, innovation and positive impact.
Requests are awarded up to $500 per staff member per fiscal year. A minimum of a 1:1 cost share is expected from the staff member’s unit. Decisions will be determined by the senior director of engineering human resources.
Request forms may be submitted at any time of the year to the senior director of engineering human resources. For full consideration, requests should be submitted at least two weeks before the professional development registration deadline or payment due date. The requests for funds are approved on a first-come, first-served basis per fiscal year (July 1-June 30).
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