Grant-in-Aid of Research or Creative Activity
To support faculty research and scholarship; to initiate new faculty research and creative activities; to supply modest support at unusually critical times.
All tenured and tenure-track faculty are eligible to apply. Only one application per year per faculty member. A faculty member may not have more than two awards in any four-year period.
Funding may be awarded up to $1,000. The applicant's department and/or school/college must provide an equal amount.
Funds can be used for expenses not eligible for funding through other resources. Funds may not be used for wages, salary, or conference attendance/participation. Travel requests of any nature are not accepted.
Applications are closed for 2022-2023.
Applicants must submit the following information:
- Description of the research
- How this award will facilitate the larger scope of the project
- Previous financial support (internal and external) for this project
- Description and estimated cost of activities for which this grant is being sought
All applications must be submitted through InfoReady. For detailed instructions on accessing the InfoReady portal, please see the InfoReady Internal Funding Application System Access Instructions [PDF].
Requests are considered as received; notification within 30 days of application receipt.