Maine AHPERD Professional Development Grant Application

Purpose: The purpose of the professional development grant is to encourage participation at the Maine AHPERD Conference, Eastern District Conference or SHAPE America National Convention.

This grant is intended to help Maine AHPERD members defray some of the personal costs of the conference/convention. (Maine AHPERD will not reimburse a school or district.)The Professional Development Grant program will provide financial support up to $150.00 for registration, meals, lodging or travel expenses to qualified individuals to attend one of these three conferences. A total of 8 grants will be awarded. Applicants must be employed within the disciplines of health, physical education, recreation or dance and must be a member of Maine AHPERD.

The application must be postmarked at least 30 days prior to conference/convention.

The purpose of the grant is to encourage participation for many members.
Recipients of the professional development grants are not eligible to apply the following year.

Once approved as a grant recipient, a confirmation letter will be mailed along with a reimbursement voucher. Upon attendance at one of the conference/convention, recipients of the grant will mail a copy of their registration, and/or meal, lodging or travel expense receipts, along with the voucher to Kathy Sutton, Maine AHPERD Treasurer, PO Box 193, Rumford, ME 04276.

Consideration will be given to discipline, grade-level and geographical representation.
Applicants may not be a current Maine AHPERD executive board member.


I am a current MAHPERD Member

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