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Professional Development Fund


Manitoba Association of Health Care Professionals

 Professional Development Fund

The 2016-2017 MAHCP Professional Development Fund is depleted. 
Please apply to the 2017-2018 fund after July 1, 2017


MAHCP will provide Professional Development awards to qualifying members, who wish to take professional development courses, or courses related to union education.

Maximum frequency of eligibility is once every two years. Successful candidates are required to pay the full amount of registration, and will be reimbursed upon submission of receipt. The award is to be used for registration fees and travel expenses to a maximum of $250.00.

Eligibility: Consideration will be given to candidates who provide all of the following, in a written submission using the application form on the MAHCP website.

    1. provide a copy of the course information
    2. provide a brief note stating how the course is professionally relevant
    3. provide proof of enrollment (copy or receipt MUST be included)
    4. provide applicable travel receipts
    5. Professional development is found in most Collective Agreements under Leave of Absence: Career Development.  If you have trouble finding this article, please contact MAHCP at:  (204) 772-0425

The award recipients must consent to have their name placed on the MAHCP newsletter and website. Applying to this fund does not preclude acceptance arbitrarily. All applicants will be notified in writing to advise them of the status of their application, before the time of the course in question.

Applications will be processed by the office staff, with final decisions made by the  President.

Please click  here  for the 2017-18 application form.