D. Wade Mack Professional Development
D. Wade Mack has given a generous gift through the Edith Dee Mack Green charitable foundation. All full-time and part-time faculty from the Dumke College of Health Professions are eligible to receive D. Wade Mack Fellowships. While a range of activities may be considered for funding, preference will be given to request for assistance in earning a doctoral degree or pursing postdoctoral education. Funding will go towards tuition, fees and books.
Note: Awards will be made based on current and available funding. Maximum award for any individual is $4,000 per academic year.
Maximum total awards for any individual are as follows:
- Master's degree: $10,000
- Doctoral degree: $16,000
- Lifetime cumulative award limit: $16,000
Part-time faculty are limited to a maximum of half of the amounts listed above.
First-time requests refers to individuals that have been newly accepted into a graduate degree program. All other requests (repeat requests) must be submitted once a year at the spring deadline. Repeat requests should cover a full 12-months.
Maximum award limit:
- $5,000/year for those who have applied prior to the 2016 academic year
- $4,000/year for those applying for the first in 2016 and on
Lifetime cumulative award limit:
- $20,000/year for those who have applied prior to the 2016 academic year
- $16,000/year for those applying for the first in 2016 and on
All proposals must be reviewed and approved by your individual department chair and subsequently submitted electronically to the Professional Development Committee chair.
Please review the Resources section below for additional information.