Ergonomic Matching Funds

The EHS Ergonomic Program focuses on ergonomic modifications of individual employee computer workstations.  Matching funds are available for furniture or accessories recommended as a result of a computer workstation evaluation provided by the EHS ergonomists.

The following are the steps to take to qualify for matching funds:

1.      Request an EHS ergonomic evaluation.  E-mail sfehs@sfsu.edu or call 415.338.2565.  A workstation evaluation is required to qualify for matching funds.

2.      Purchase the recommended furniture and accessories.*

*Furniture and accessories purchased remain the property of the department making the purchase.

Matching funds are only available for furniture or accessories recommended as a result of a computer workstation evaluation provided by the EHS ergonomists.

EHS will match 50% up to $250** per employee for recommended furniture or accessories. 

How to apply?

Complete the SF State Fiscal Affairs Department ‘Transfer Payment Request’ form.  Attach a copy of the invoice(s) or receipt(s) for purchased furniture and/or accessories, along with the BI report that corresponds with posted payment and send to Laura Lyons, Admin/Analyst, EHS, llyons@sfsu.edu

Upon receipt, EHS will transfer 50% of the purchase price up to $250** per employee to the purchasing department.

Funding for this program is limited. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis. Funding reimbursement will be delayed or denied for paperwork that is incomplete or with insufficient supporting documentation.

**Up to $350 for ‘Big and Tall’ furniture