General Program Information
Instructions for Completing Grant Applications
Frequently Asked Questions
UUP Chapter Presidents
NYS/UUP Contract Agreement
Employees in Transition
The NYS/UUP Joint Labor-Management Committees are committed to assisting UUP-represented employees who are considering a career transition either through retraining, career advancement, or professional development initiatives. They are also committed to assisting employees with addressing their work, home, and life issues. The following websites have been identified as possible resources to assist with these matters.
Resources available to employees who have been retrenched or are at high risk of retrenchment:
Employment Committee - oer.ny.gov/grant-opportunities
Retraining Fellowship Program - oer.ny.gov/retraining-fellowship-program-guidelines
Employment Counseling and Placement Program - oer.ny.gov/employment-coaching-and-placement-program-guidelines
NYSUT Handbook for Laid-Off and Retrenched Employees - www.nysut.org
Resources available to all employees:
SUNY employment opportunities - www.suny.edu/careers
Governor's Office of Employee Relations - oer.ny.gov
Review all current NYS vacancies - statejobsny.com/public/vacancytable.cfm
Subscribe to Department of Civil Service - www.cs.ny.gov/examannouncements/types/oc
New York State Department of Labor - www.labor.ny.gov/home
Higher Education Websites
Chronicle of Higher Education - www.chronicle.com
Higher Ed Jobs - www.HigherEdJobs.com
Inside Higher Ed - www.insidehighered.com
Career Advice - www.insidehighered.com/advice
University Jobs - www.universityjobs.com
Diverse Issues in Education - www.diverseeducation.com
NYS/Joint Labor-Management Funded Programs:
New York State Work-Life Services Program - oer.ny.gov/work-life-services
The NYS Office of Employee Relations represents the Governor in collective bargaining with public employee unions and directs the state's employee relations policies so that agencies and employees provide high quality, uninterrupted state government services.
United University Professions is the union representing academic and professional faculty in the State University of New York system and the New York State Theatre Institute. The women and men who make up UUP educate the next generation of workers and leaders. They also engage in groundbreaking research and provide invaluable service to their communities.
The State University of New York's geographically dispersed campuses bring educational opportunity within commuting distance of virtually all New Yorkers and comprise the nation's largest comprehensive system of public higher education.
Rules and bulletins from the Office of the New York State Comptroller can be found on its Information for State Agencies page. NYS Travel Information
The central location for e-government in New York State.
Other Labor-Management Committees
New York State and its public employee unions, including UUP, work together to help state employees balance their careers with their family responsibilities. Stemming from collective negotiations, NYS offers several programs for working families. The results benefit employees and the employer through improved morale, decreased absenteeism, and increased productivity.
The Employee Assistance Program is a confidential assessment and referral service for New York State government employees and their family members who need assistance with personal problems or concerns that may be affecting their work performance or overall well-being. New York State and United University Professions are among the partners in this program.
The U.S. Government's guide to information, programs, and services.
Grants.gov is the single access point for over 900 grant programs offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies. Organizations can electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities.