An Honorarium is a speaking fee or compensation received from outside entity in consideration for writing an article or reimbursement for travel expenses not related to official duties.

The current reporting year for honoraria is April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019.

Examples of honoraria include:

  • compensation for delivering a speech
  • compensation for writing an article
  • compensation for a serving on a panel
  • compensation that is made as a gratuity or an award of honor

For more information please see the following reminder memorandum:

2017 FDS Filing, Honoraria, Official Activity Expense Payments and Outside Activities Requests, March 29, 2018

Contact your College Ethics Officers if you have any questions.

Employees reporting honoraria, please use:

(1) faculty honoraria reporting form 2018-2019

(2) employee reporting honoraria form 2018-2019

Regulations regarding Honoraria can be found at: Title 19 NYCRR Part 930: Honoraria