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2016 CCCC Childcare Grants

In collaboration with the Committee for the Status of Women in the Profession, CCCC is pleased to offer up to 10 small grants of no more than $300/attendee that can be used to offset the costs of childcare at the 2016 annual convention, either for use with approved providers or for other childcare needs as described by the applicant. A list of providers can be found here: http://4chouston.com/resources-and-accessability/childcare/. Priority for these funds will be given to adjuncts, graduate students, and/or other members demonstrating financial need.

To apply for funds, please complete the online application form by January 10, 2016.

Criteria for Evaluating Grant Applications

The committee will review the applications submitted and will rank them, prioritizing the following criteria:

  • discussion of financial need and proposal for how funds will be used
  • how the funding award will enable the applicant to attend and participate in the convention
  • how participation in the convention will advance the applicant’s  personal and professional goals
  • how the award will support applicant’s contributions to the profession and the CCCC organization

CCCC is pleased to provide up to ten grants of no more than $300 to recipients. CCCC assumes no responsibility for any liabilities associated with childcare or childcare providers.

Selected recipients will be notified by the CCCC Commission on the Status of Women in the Profession by January 30, 2016. Funds will be disbursed in advance of the CCCC 2016 conference.

Procedures for Award Recipients

After the convention, grant recipients should submit a one-page summary indicating how the funds were used and how the funding support the recipient’s participation in convention activities. Please submit the funding report to Holly Hassel (co-chair of the Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession) by April 30, 2016.

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