Professional Development Grants

Staff Career Development Grant–Applications will be accepted July 1 – July 31, 2019.   

The Staff Career Development Grant provides staff with an opportunity to further their growth and development. Eligible staff can apply for a Staff Career Development Grant of up to $1,250 for individuals or $1,750 for groups of 2-10 and $2,000 for groups of 11 or more. Grants can be used for professional development, education or training costs related to job and/or career goals.

Staff Manager Development Grant–Now Accepted Year Round.

For managers who are looking to increase their managerial skills and effectiveness by participating in workshops, programs or conferences at the university, the Staff Manager Development Grant may be able to fund your professional development activity. The Staff Manager Development Grant provides up to $1,000 for managers to enhance their management skills through development opportunities at Ohio State. Learn more about the Staff Manager Development Grant.