As the Extended Professional Development Opportunity Program (EPDOP) enters its third year of service to professional library staff at Harvard, application deadlines are on the horizon. EPDOP provides professional leaves of one to three months' durationwith full pay and benefitsfor independent projects that increase professional competencies while providing direct benefit to Harvard's libraries. Eligible projects may include
Spring 2001 Deadlines
May 1deadline for discussion of the preliminary proposal with local supervisors and library administration
June 1deadline for submission of final, locally approved proposals to the Extended Professional Development Opportunity Review Committee in Wadsworth House
June 30announcement of approved projects by the Review Committee
Full details on the application process and conditions for application, contact Mathilda van Es, HUL Administration, at 495-3650 or firstname.lastname@example.org.