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The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International

Lucile Cornetet Awards for
Professional Development

Individual Awards

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.

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.

February 2016 Cornetet Individual Awards for Professional Development

NAME STATE REGION AMOUNT Event Attended
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
Total Awarded $12,557.82
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

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 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
    TOTAL AWARDED $13,929.00

 SEMINAR APPLICATION

Applications for this award are due by November 1, 2016.

 Complete List of Seminar Award Recipients

 

 

 

Last revision: May 9, 2016