Grant Applications and Calls for Proposals


2016-17 Grant Descriptions

Don’t forget – grant recipients must submit Grant Reporting.


Professional Travel Grants for Faculty

Professional Travel Grant Application

  • These grants are intended to support faculty travel to academic conferences.
  • Applications must be received at least 30 days in advance of the conference.
    • For individuals traveling between January 1 and May 31, 2016, applications will be accepted beginning August 1, 2015.
    • For individuals traveling between June 1 and December 31, 2016, applications will be accepted beginning March 1, 2016.
    • For individuals traveling between January 1 and May 31, 2017, applications will be accepted beginning August 1, 2016.

Work Culture Grant

Work Culture Grant Application

  • These grants are intended to foster learning communities, working groups, and other collaborative efforts among faculty and staff. Amounts vary by project, but include up to $250 for activities such as teaching, reading, or writing groups.
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Grants are first come, first served.

Sabo Community Engagement Fellows Initiative

Sabo Community Engagement Fellows Application

  • As a Sabo Fellow, faculty will incorporate some form of community engagement into one of their courses for the 2016-17 school year. Participants will meet in four sessions during the month of May and one session the week of August 22nd.
  • Applications must be submitted by March 4, 2016.

Scholarship Grant

2016 Call for Proposals

Scholarship Grant Application

  • In 2016, $24,000 will be awarded to support faculty scholarship.
  • Proposals must be submitted by February 15, 2016.

Integrated Course Design Grant

2016 Call for Proposals

ICD Grant Application

  • Designed to provide an opportunity for faculty to spend a significant amount of time on course design. Up to six $2,000 ICD grants will be awarded for summer 2016.
  • Proposals must be submitted by February 15, 2016.

Provost’s Internationalization Travel Grant

2016 Call for Proposals

Provost’s Internationalization Travel Grant Application

  • Designed to support collaboration with Augsburg’s international partners. Two grants of up to $2,500 are awarded to faculty or staff.
  • Proposals must be submitted by February 15, 2016.

External Grant Opportunities

Research Associate Grants at IES Abroad Centers

The Institute for the International Education of Students (IES Abroad) offers two research associate grants for faculty from full member and associate member consortium schools (Augsburg included).

Research associates will be in residence at any IES Abroad Center for up to one month over a summer or semester program. Associates should be prepared to teach up to two guest lectures in IES Abroad courses, and the associate’s research interests should relate to the Center’s curriculum.

IES Abroad will provide transportation to and from the Center (such as a metro card or taxi stipend) and a housing allowance of $1,000. A CTL Scholarship Grant  (due Feb. 15) could be used to cover travel costs.

Deadlines:

  • March 1, 2016, for Fall 2016
  • June 1, 2016, for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017

Applications require nomination from a department chair or Dean. For more information, visit the IES Abroad Faculty Development Opportunities website.