Professional Development Grants

Staff Career Development Grant–Now Accepting Applications¬†until January 31, 2017. ¬†¬†

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 $1,000 for individuals and $1,500 for groups. 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 a 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.