The Collective Bargaining Agreement between the State of New York and the Graduate Student Employee Union (GSEU) provides for a GSEU Professional Development Award, which is award money for GSEU members spent on professional development initiatives. SUNY Polytechnic Institute has been awarded $1,007 for distribution to eligible graduate assistants (individual award of up to $1,000.) Details of the program are below:
- The period of eligibility is July 2, 2019 through March 31, 2020;
- Eligible candidates must be employed or matriculated at SUNY Poly at the time of payment;
- The program may be used to support activities such as basic, applied, or historical research, curriculum or instructional material development, conference, workshop or seminar attendance, and a variety of other activities
Interested Graduate Assistants should complete the application found here: https://goer.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2018/08/gseuprofdevawardapplication_0.pdf. Applications should be emailed to HR@sunypoly.edu by COB on February 28 (deadline extended.) Applications will be reviewed by the Professional Development Funds Committee and awardees notified on or before March 6.