Cornell University's Employees with Disabilities Workshop and Scholarships

Cornell University’s Employment & Disability Institute (EDI) is offering the Professional Development Experience for Employees with Disabilities program November 18-20, 2013. This Cornell University faculty and staff led program is designed to provide experiences and strategies to empower professionals with disabilities to maximize their potential, increase their engagement, and expand their contribution in the workplace. Participation includes instructor facilitated sessions, materials, breakfast and lunch each day, and a social networking event.

EDI is pleased to announce the availability of two scholarships to professionals with disabilities interested in attending this program! If you are interested in applying for one of these scholarships, please send an email that explains your interest in the program and what you hope to gain from it to Katie Steigerwalt at Please submit your letter of interest by October 11th. If you are selected for the scholarship, we will waive the $2200 registration fee. Scholarship recipients will be announced via email on or before October 18th and will be able to formally register for the program at that time. Further information on the program can be found at:

Posted on October 7, 2013 .