Staff and Post-Doc Continuing Education Award

Applications are now open for the 2024 CFAH Staff and Post-Doc Continuing Education Award


Purpose: To support continuing education activities by the Staff and Post-docs.

Amount: One staff member or post-doc from each lab can apply for the travel award for calendar year 2024 up to $500.

Eligibility: All full-time Classified and A & P staff members (including post-docs) who have worked in CFAH for 1 year or more. You should not apply if you received this award in 2023. But eligible for any meetings in 2024.

How to Apply: Email one or two paragraphs describing the proposed activity and how the funds will be used to Dr. Aradhya Gourapura.

Award Cycle and Deadline: The award(s) are for one calendar year (January 1-December 31, 2024).

Evaluation of Proposals: A committee composed of a staff member, a faculty member and the CFAH Director will evaluate the proposals and decide on the award recipients. The staff and faculty members on the committee will be rotated annually.

Criteria for Evaluation: Proposals will be evaluated based on the nature of the proposed activity, usefulness of the experience to the staff member or post-doc in their job assignment and to the CFAH.

Source of Funding: Contributions of faculty and staff to the Campus Campaign that was dedicated to the CFAH.

Applicants are encouraged to apply for the Learning and Development Scholarship, Office of Human Resources, OSU as well.

  1. Go to HR Connection
  2. Click the “Submit a Request” link (near the top of the page)
  3. Under Categories (left nav), click Learning and Development
  4. Click the catalog item called Staff Grants Application