PDEA application deadlines are: November 15, March 15 and July 15
Although CUPE 3908 Unit 2 members are not required to engage in research and scholarship as part of their employment responsibilities under the Collective Agreement, eligible employees may submit professional and academic development applications for assistance from the fund to a maximum per employee of not more than $300 per year.
All full-time Graduate Teaching Assistants (working appointments totaling 120 hrs for the year) may submit applications for PDEA reimbursement. Receipts for professional development must be from the year you apply.
Should you receive PDEA funding, please be sure to acknowledge the support of CUPE Local 3908 and Trent University in conference programs and publications. Refer to forms for application procedures.