Conference and Travel Funds
Travel and conference funds are administered by the Office of Professional Development and awarded by the De Anza College Conference and Travel Funds Committee. In order to ensure equitable funding throughout the year, funds are divided among summer, fall, winter, and spring quarters.
$105,600.00 in conference and travel funds are available for De Anza full-time and eligible part-time faculty for 2023 – 2024 .
ACE Classified Professionals Funds
$20,000.00 in conference and travel funds are available for De Anza classified and classified hourly professionals for 2023 - 2024.
At this time there are no conference and travel funds available for supervisors or
management staff through the Office of Professional Development. Instructions and
Applications may be obtained from this link:
Education, Travel and Conference Funds
Funding provides opportunities for faculty and classified professionals to attend seminars, workshops, and conferences. The Conference and Travel Funds are related to teaching and learning, job enhancement, and professional development. Examples of acceptable activities include:
- attendance online, off-campus and on-campus professional conferences, workshops, and seminars.
- visiting other colleges or industry settings to review exemplary programs.
Plan Ahead!! Please submit your application 3–4 weeks ahead of your activity to allow ample time for the submission and review process.
When Applications Will Start to be ReviewedFall (Activities that occur in the fall quarter): 4th week of September
Winter (Activities that occur in the winter quarter): 1st week of November Spring (Activities that occur in the spring quarter): 2nd week of February Summer (Activities that occur in the summer quarter): 2nd week of May