Prince Edward Island Home Economics Association
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  • Current members who have been a member of the PEIHEA, or the HEA of another province, for 3 years are eligible to apply for a PD Award. Those who have held or presently hold executive positions are given priority.
  • The total amount of the Professional Development Award in each year’s budget is set at $500.00. Awards will be granted for the purpose of professional development in the field of Home Economics; e.g. To help towards the payment of tuition, registration fee or travel for a conference, workshop or course, on or off P.E.I.
  • PEIHEA events will not qualify. Successful applicants will be required to write about their workshop in the Newsletter or make a presentation at a PEIHEA meeting.
  • Applications will be received between March 1 and February 28 (the Association year) by the Awards Chairperson who will award the money at the end of the year. Applicants will, however, be notified of their approval or rejection.
  • The amount of each award will depend on the amount requested and the number of applicants.