Every member under the age of 70 is expected to
submit a written Accountability Statement at
Members over the age of 70 are only required to
submit an Accountability Statement if they have
Frequently Asked Questions (and Answers)
Q: I haven't attended any seminars, workshops, or conferences; nor have I read any books. I have nothing to report. Do I still have to complete an Accountability Statement?
Q: I haven't asked for any ongoing education grants (funding) this year. Do I still have to complete an Accountability Statement?
Q: I have less than five days of ongoing education/formation activities. Do I have to complete an Accountability Statement?
Q: Iíve attended seminars but havenít asked for any education grants to do so. Can I count these events on the Accountability Statement?
Q: Iíve attended several workshops. I just donít remember the details. What exactly do I need to report on the Accountability Statement?
Q: I only attended one event this year but it was four days long. Does that count as one day or four days?
Q: Iíve read several books but I haven't attended any workshops or seminars. Can I count the books?
Q: I had to do some extensive research for a parish mission Iím presenting. Can I count my research efforts?
Q: Do in-house Community Programs or SVD-sponsored seminars count?
Q: Do committee meetingsócommunity, district, provinceócount?
Q: I attended the annual meeting of the professional association to which Iím a member. Can I report that as an ongoing education event?
Q: Do sabbaticals count?
Q: Iíve attended several retreats. Can I count those?
Q: Iím enrolled in a Ph.D (or MA) program. Do I have to submit an Accountability Statement?
Q: Do I have to use the official Accountability Statement form?
Q: I lost my form. Where can I get another copy?
Q: Do I need to have my Local Superior, Rector, Praeses sign my Accountability Statement?
Q: How will I know my Accountability Statement has been received and approved?
Q: Where do I send the Accountability Statement if Iíve filled it out on paper?
Q: Where do I send an electronic version of my Accountability Statement?
Q: Itís past the deadline to submit this yearís Accountability Statement. What should I do?
Q: I have a question that's not answered above. Who do I ask?
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