Launch of Professional Development Scholarship Fund
In support of Executive Constantine’s commitment to Investing in YOU, King County and the Coalition of Unions are pleased to launch the Professional Development Scholarship Fund Program. Scholarship funds will be awarded to eligible employees for training that occurs in 2019. The intent of the scholarship is to support employees in achieving their career goals at King County or enhance their work related skills. The maximum total amount an eligible employee can receive for the year in training funds is $2,500.
Applications are now being accepted for training that will begin anytime between January 1, 2019 – March 31, 2019. Additional application periods will be occur on a quarterly basis.
Apply: Eligible employees may apply online at the County’s job page at the posting titled, “Professional Development Scholarship Fund.” The current application period closes November 4, 2018. The goal is to notify scholarship award recipients prior to Thanksgiving.