Lucile Cornetet Awards for
Speech/Language Pathologist, Sherry Maddox (Iota Chapter, Nebraska), reported “great learning experiences” in Denver, CO at the 2015 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Convention. Maddox received CIPD funding in September 2015
Cornetet Individual Awards for Professional Development (CIPD) are available to all employed educators who meet the stated criteria. The application process is competitive.
Awards (money) given to individual educators assists their participation in professional development opportunities through approved professional development providers such as colleges, universities, and professional organizations other than The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. As of February 2016 over $544,385 has been granted as Individual Professional Development Awards.
- Lecture series
- National certification
- Online courses
- Workshops and other non-degree programs
Awards may fund travel, lodging, meals, pay for substitutes, registration fees, etc. Awards may not be used to reimburse for activities already completed, to pursue a degree program, or to fund an educational project.
February 2016 Cornetet Individual Awards for Professional Development
|Fish, Kelsey||IA||$1,959||I Teach K! 2-16 National Conference|
|Jaeger, Jessica||AZ||SW||$438||Eleventh Annual Teacher Leadership Institute: Making a Case for Leadership|
|Mabrey, Andrea B.||SC||SE||$1,250||National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) Certification Renewal|
|Parker, Kathryn||NC||SE||$1,250||National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) Certification Renewal|
|Ransom, Heather N.||IL||NE||$1,882.20||I Teach K! 2016 National Conference|
|Sikkenga, Diane||TX||SW||$1,146.18||Texas Library Association Annual Conference|
|Smith, Bonnie||TN||$1,907.01||I Teach K! 2016 National Conference|
|Vopal, Anne||WV||NE||$749||Algebraic Thinking Online Courses, Engaging Students with Poverty in Mind Book Study, Number Sense 101 Online ourse|
|Willis, Merry||GA||SE||$1,976.43||International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference and Expo|
|Recipients without a region listed are not members.|
Individual Awards Application
(Deadlines are February 1, May 1, and September 1 of each year.)
September 2015 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
May 2015 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
February 2015 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
September 2014 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
May 2014 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
February 2014 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
Cornetet Professional Development Seminar Awards are granted to sponsor professional development seminars. Regions, areas, and state organizations of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International may apply for a Seminar Award to assist in providing professional development opportunities for educators in their locale. As of November 2015, a total of $105,015.79 has been awarded for Seminar Awards.
2015 DKG State Organization Seminar Award Recipients
|State/Region||Seminar Title||Seminar Date||Amount Awarded|
|Virginia/SE||Key Women Educators: Leading for Life||June 24-26, 2016||$3,100.00|
|Illinois/NE||Leadership Skills for Changing Times||June 21-22, 2016||$2,000.00|
|Pennsylvania/NE||Pride of Pittsburgh||September 23-25, 2016||$2,329.00|
|Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland and Pennsylvania/NE||DKG NE Regional Four States Joint Creative Arts Seminar||October 1,2016||$6,500.00|
Applications for this award are due by November 1, 2016.