Applications and Calls for Proposals

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


Professional Travel Grants for Faculty

The Travel Grant Application is currently unavailable until we have further information about the 2020-2021 budget.
Information below is for typical Travel Grant Applications in past years.
  • 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, 2020, applications will be accepted beginning August 1, 2019.
    • For individuals traveling between June 1 and December 31, 2020, applications will be accepted beginning March 1, 2020.
    • For individuals traveling between January 1 and May 31, 2021, applications will be accepted beginning August 1, 2020.

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.

Scholarship Grant

  • In 2020, $24,000 will be awarded to support the scholarly endeavors of full-time faculty.

Instructional Course Design Grant

  • Designed to provide an opportunity for faculty to spend a significant amount of time on course design. The stipend amount is $2,000.
  • The 2020 ICD grants will prioritize course development which advances:
    • The University mission of intentional commitment to diversity and creating more inclusive classroom experiences for students.
    • Active and experiential learning opportunities.
    • Interdisciplinary and problem-based modes of inquiry.
  • Proposals that clearly demonstrate the University’s mission of intentional commitment to diversity and creating inclusive classroom experiences for students may be eligible for an additional $500 ($2,500 total).

Provost’s Internationalization Travel Grant

  • Designed to support collaboration with Augsburg’s international partners.

Other Funding Opportunities

  • Batalden Ethics Grant Program will fund up to $21,000 over the course of this academic year. Per the attached call for proposals, there is a priority deadline on Oct. 15, 2020.
    • Proposals will be reviewed by the interdisciplinary Batalden Ethics Committee (BEC). Committee members include: Ankita Deka, Citlaly Escobar, Bibiana Koh,
      Terrence Kwame-Ross, Matt Maruggi, Jessica Mendoza, Joaquin Munoz,
      and Hli Vang.
    • Call for Proposals