The Pro-D Fund

All members of the GVTA (contract teachers and TTOCs alike) are entitled to access funds from the Joint GVTA/GVSD Pro-D Fund.

How do I apply? How much funding is available? What may I use it for?

Before applying, please read the Pro-D Q & A Pamphlet, as many of your questions will be answered there.

Application Forms

Please email your completed application form to, or fax to 250-595-0189 (if faxing, please call the GVTA to confirm that we have received your fax).

Credit Course


Professional Book Club (all participants must submit an application)

Teacher as Researcher (all participants must submit an application)

Teacher Helping Teacher (all participants must submit an application)

Collaborative Planning

Local Specialist Association Grant

School Grant

Pro-D in July and August

All applications for professional development in July and August must be received in the GVTA office prior to third Friday in June. Any applications you submit for July and August are considered Pro-D for the new school year.

Local Specialist Associations

Financial Assistance is also available for Professional Development activities organized by Local Specialist Associations (LSAs) and at school sites. Please contact the GVTA Pro D Committee Chair for more information. To apply for LSA or School Grant funding, please use the appropriate application noted under Application Forms above.

Self-Directed Pro-D

Professional Development Log

BCTF Professional Development and Support