To support faculty research and scholarship, the $100,000 grant program will fund faculty travel to national and international conference presentations of original scholarship. Eligible faculty members are those who hold graduate faculty appointments or are on tenure-track. Awards will range from $500-$1,000 with the higher award level going to graduate faculty who teach and/or research in a doctoral program.
Factors in determining the award amount include:
- professorship holders
- graduate faculty status
- stature of conference
- contribution to a faculty
- department’s or college’s members development mission
- funding need
- tenure status
Applications may be submitted throughout the Academic Year and proposals will be reviewed on the last business day of each month.
For additional information, please refer to the Faculty Travel Grant Guidelines.
To apply for a grant, please complete the Online Application Form below.
Direct application questions to Brock Guidry, Support Tecnologist, at (337) 482-1149 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Priority consideration will be given to faculty who do not hold a professorship.
*Travel period being applied for must occur between July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020.
*Faculty members are eligible for one travel award per fiscal year.
*If your file for supporting documents is larger than 16MBs, please give our support technologist, Brock Guidry, a call at 337-482-1149 for troubleshooting.