MWPHE Accepting Applications for Professonal Development Award

Massachusetts Women in Public Higher Education (MWPHE) invites all UMass women employees to apply for a $1,000 professional development award.

One of the missions of MWPHE is to provide professional development opportunities for women staff and faculty in public higher education in the Commonwealth. Three winners will be selected from women employee applicants of each sector: university, state university and community college.

The women chosen to receive professional development awards will be honored at the MWPHE annual spring conference to be held on April 11, 2014 at the Sturbridge Host Hotel in Sturbridge.

To enter, download the guidelines and an application at

Complete and submit applications electronically to Van Kehler at no later than Feb. 21, 2014.