Deadline for 2020 Winter PDB application is approaching

February 18th, 2020

Dear CUPE Members,

This a friendly reminder that the Winter deadline for Professional Development Bursary (PDB) is two weeks later– March 2nd, Monday 2020 (12 Noon). 

PDBs are awarded to assist members of Local 3905 attending learning events and conferences outside of Thunder Bay. Please find more about application guidelines and download the application form on our website:

If you plan to apply but have not yet submitted your application, please submit your application by making an appointment with CUPE Recording Secretary ( Or you can drop off your application at CUPE office (UC0021A) anytime between 9: 00 and 12: 00 on the morning of March 2nd. 

Here is a list of application documents:
1) the summary or materials related to the conference or the study event;
2) the evidence for having attended the conference or the study event (flight boarding pass or the conference badge);
3) the receipts detailing the costs incurred;
4) along with the application form.

Looking forward to receiving your applications.  

In Solidarity,
Chen Chen
Recording Secretary
CUPE Local 3905