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Joint Application for Canton College Foundation Faculty/Staff Development Awards & IDAP Professional Awards

Faculty/Staff Development Awards will be made to foster professional development opportunities for faculty and staff. Please keep in mind that an applicant’s donor status (not amount) may be considered in proposal review. Tuition costs are not eligible for Faculty/Staff Development Awards funding. This program seeks to encourage innovation in current instruction/programs, encourage development of new courses or programs, promote research in specialized areas of interest, encourage presentation of scholarly papers, assist with attendance at seminars or short courses, and maintain currency in one’s field. The maximum award to an individual or team is $2,000 per year.

Recipients are expected to present at an appropriate forum for the betterment of the college/department. In addition, please be advised that a project summarry report is due to the Canton College Foundation and Provost within one month of completion of the funded activity.

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Campus Enhancement Awards

The Canton College Foundation Board of Directors has approved the continuation of the successful Campus Enhancement Awards program for FY 2014-15 and have authorized $30,000 to be awarded for funding projects or items to be used to enhance students' academic and campus life experience and/or learning environment. Please be advised that a project summary report is due to the Canton College Foundation within one month of completion of the funded activity. Please click below for guidelines.

» Campus Enhancement Guidelines & Application

Thirds Program - Supporting Terminal Degrees

As a manner of supporting the efforts of our faculty and staff, SUNY Canton and the Canton College Foundation have designed this program to provide financial assistance to support those faculty and staff members who are in the process of obtaining their advanced degrees (PhD/terminal). Funds may be used to cover tuition and fees, transportation costs, or other degree-related expenses.

» Thirds Program Guidelines & Application


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