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Friday, January 20, 2012


MCAEL Awards to Attend Spring Events and Conferences

 

Dr. Deborah Bhattacharyya Professional Development Award Fund
Awards are available to attend local conferences and events through the Dr. Deborah Bhattacharyya Professional Development Award Fund. MCAEL will provide stipends for the “member early registration” rate only. First-time attendees will have priority; however, all are encouraged to apply. Stipends may be partial or full. Please apply via the short application availableon MCAEL's website (2nd paragraph). Applications will be reviewed and a number of factors considered including: strength of application, interest, benefit to individual and community, need, and timing. Applications will be processed on a rolling basis and until funds allocated are depleted.
 
Please see the events and training page or visit our partners websites via the advocacy page. Applicants will receive an email notification as to status of application. Awardees will be reimbursed for conferences upon submitting payment receipt from the organization and the 150 word response after attending. If you have any questions, please contact Heather Ritchie at program@mcael.org or 301-881-3177. Please click here and go the the 2nd paragraph for an award application. 
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