Professional Development

Summer Stipend Program

Paraprofessionals attending and completing six (6) credits/semester hours of study during the summer semester may be eligible to receive a summer stipend.

Click to download a Paraprofessional Summer Stipend Application.

In order to avoid a delay in processing your application, please be sure to accurately complete the entire application and provide all the necessary documentation:
  • A copy of the bursar’s receipt, student transaction form, or grade report must accompany your application.
  • The application may be submitted after completion of the first two (2) weeks of class.
  • The Course Information section must be complete, including the instructor/professor’s signature and date.
    Note: A student grade report or transcript must accompany all applications that do not have an instructor/professor's signature.

Applications for summer 2008 must be received no later than September 15, 2008.  Please mail or fax the completed application and all required documents to:

New York City Department of Education
Division of Human Resources
Office of Scholarship and Incentive Programs
65 Court Street, Room 508
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Attention: Paraprofessional Summer Stipend
Tel.: (718) 935-2296 or 2449
Fax: (718) 935-4189 or 4262

Note: Incomplete applications will not be considered.