Professional Development Funds Available

Fall has arrived and with it has brought pumpkin spice lattes, warm sweaters and, of course, the start of the academic year – a time to dust off your books and learn something new by attending virtual and in-person workshops, traveling to a conference, or taking a research trip. What about renewing your professional memberships, paying for tuition, textbooks or reference materials?

To assist you with the costs, UFV’s Professional Development fund is available for all employees to access, regardless of their contract type.

Please visit our website for full guidelines and all the information you’ll need to begin your professional development journey. And of course, feel free to contact me anytime for more information at

Submitted by guest blogger, Christina Mitten