New Funding Year for Staff Professional Development Funds Began April 1
April 1, 2016, is the start of the new funding year for UBC professional development funds for staff. There are no changes to the individual funding maximums.
- BCGEU Okanagan: $1,200 Regular; $600 Auxiliary
- CUPE 116: $500
- CUPE 2950: $1,000
- Executive Administrative: $1,000
- Management and Professional (AAPS): $550
- Non-Union Technicians & Research Assistants: $800
The funding maximums noted above are pro-rated in some cases if you work part-time. Staff members can confirm their personal eligibility and available balances online through Faculty & Staff Self-Service.
New Two-Year Funding Period for Research Associates PD Fund Began April 1
As of April 1, 2016, the Research Associates Professional Development Fund began accepting expense claims for the April 1, 2016 – March 31, 2018, funding period. The individual funding maximum remains at $2,000 for the two-year period.