MDSVPTB support for funded agencies - MCEDSV 2019 Annual Conference
The MDSVPTB is pleased to be able to support funded programs to attend the
MCEDSV 2019 Annual Conference: LASTING CHANGE!
The conference will be held May 22-23, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Dearborn, MI.
The Division of Victim Services - MDSVPTB is pleased to support funded programs to attend the MCEDSV 2019 Annual Conference, LASTING CHANGE! The conference will be held Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Dearborn, Michigan.
Who is eligible for scholarship?
Programs that receive funding through the MDSVPTB are eligible for full conference registration, lodging and mileage (as indicated below). Funding is available for:
- Domestic Violence programs may register one (1) MDSVPTB funded direct service staff person
- Sexual Assault programs may register one (1) MDSVPTB funded direct service staff person
- Culturally Specific/Underserved (CSU) may register one (1) direct service staff person
Note: Programs that have been awarded a domestic violence comprehensive (DV) and a sexual assault (SA)comprehensive grant may register one (1) direct service DV staff person and (1) direct service SA staff person.
Staff whose primary responsibilities are prevention, batterer intervention, or administration
are not eligible for reimbursement through the MDSVPTB. For questions regarding the
definition of primary responsibilities, please contact Sarah Prout Rennie at
Conference registration includes light breakfast, lunch both days, and if requested, Continuing Education Units (CEU) for Social Work. Complete conference details and registration are found here.
MDSVPTB supports lodging costs at a maximum of $92.65 (room + tax) per person for each eligible lodging night based on these travel guidelines:
- 1 night of lodging for those traveling 100 miles or less (one way)
- 2 nights for those traveling more than 101 miles or more (one way)
After submitting your conference registration,you will be contacted by the MCEDSV Conference Team who will make your hotel reservations and work with you on complete details of your reservation (note: this includes connecting you with the hotel to provide a required credit card in advance to secure your reservation).
Note: the agency or individual is responsible for charges that may be incurred due to no-shows for any reason. Individuals and agencies are also responsible for any difference in cost or balances on your room charges that are beyond what is supported by MDSVPTB scholarship support. I.e. if your hotel stay or number of nights exceed the amount supported by MDSVPTB’s scholarship, and for any extraneous or personal incidental charges applied to your room.
Mileage reimbursement will be provided for one car per program and will be paid directly to your funded program, not to individuals attending the conference. Mileage reimbursement
forms will be available at the conference registration table.
With general questions about registering for the conference with support from MDSVPTB,