Faculty (full-time)

Applying for Professional Development Funds:
Conferences, Seminars, & Graduate Course Work (FT Faculty)

  1. Select a conference, seminar, or course related to your work at LBCC.
  2. Fill in the Faculty Professional Development Application. Include the following documentation as applicable:
  • Reservations (hotel, car rental etc.)
  • Airline reservations OR documentation of flight rates (if you haven’t purchased tickets yet)
  • Conference program/advertisement including cost and content of the activity
  • Course description and cost

When is my application due?
Applications must arrive to Amber Vore before the activity begins.

When will I know if I got the grant?
The professional development committee meets once a month; day varies. To be sure your application is considered, it must arrive by the first day of the month. In other words, if you need a decision on your grant by May 1st, the latest you could submit it and be guaranteed a timely answer would be April 1st.

While You’re There

  1. Save receipts (hotel, airline, parking etc.). You do not need to save receipts from food if claiming per diem.

When You Get Back

  1. Fill out the Travel Voucher for the appropriate year. All expenses (hotel, air, parking, food per diem) go on this form.
  2. Attach your receipts.
  3. Deliver Travel Voucher and receipts to Amber Vore in CC 102 B within six weeks of your return. NOTE: May & June forms/receipts must arrive by June 30th.
  4. Fill out the Faculty Professional Development Post-Activity Summary and give it to your supervisor.

Fine print:

For more detailed information on professional development, including information on self-directed activities and professional development leave of absence, go here.