The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International

Lucile Cornetet Awards for
Professional Development

Individual Awards
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 September 2014, $487,620.00 has been granted as Individual Professional Development Awards.

Awards will fund participation in:

  • Conferences
  • Seminars
  • 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.

Individual Awards Application (Deadlines are February 1, May 1, and September 1 of each year.)
September 2014 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
May 2014 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients
February 2014 Cornetet Individual Award Recipients

Seminar Awards
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 2013, a total of $83,730 has been awarded for Seminar Awards.

2014 Seminar Award Recipients
Complete List of Seminar Award Recipients
Seminar Award Application (Deadline is November 1 of each year.)



Last revision: March 1, 2015