Applications invited for Diversity Professional Development Fund

You’re invited to apply for the CFAES Diversity Catalyst Team Professional Development Fund, which helps faculty and staff attend training sessions, conferences, workshops and other opportunities that directly relate to diversity and inclusion. There’s no specific deadline to apply. Funds are distributed throughout the year while they last. 

To apply, fill out and send in the application, which you can find online at the CFAES Diversity Development website. Click the second link under “News” in the righthand column (“CFAES Professional Development Fund Guidelines and Application”) to download the PDF.

For more information, contact Cynthia Toler at

What does “Diversity Unity Community” mean?

  • Diversity: CFAES values a welcoming and inclusive environment.
  • Unity: CFAES faculty, staff and students are committed to each other.
  • Community: CFAES offers a sense of belonging for all.

See some of the many professional development possibilities here.