Professional Development Grant Recipients


Due to the 2020 Annual Conference going virtual and being free for members, there were no Professional Development Grant recipients in 2020. 


  • Erin Cherewatti, UMass Amherst Click here to read her blog.
  • Autumn Moser, Cornell University Click here to read her blog.
  • Abby Albright, Cabrini University
  • Chelsea Keen, Penn State University
  • Elise Goss-Alexander, American University
  • Erin Wise, Binghamton University 
  • Brenda Mercure, Bennington College




  • Cynthia Nichols, Arcadia University
  • Stephen Savitsky, Wheelock College
  • Melissa Burgess, Cabrini College
  • Madeline Goldman, Virginia Union University

2015 Inaugural Year:

  • Stefano Verdesoto, Hofstra University
  • Paul Gagnon, University of Connecticut


"Thank you, EACE! Grant allows for best newcomer experience...EVER." - Stefano Verdesoto Click here for his testimonial.