Funding

Kendall Tarte, Chair of French Studies

Teaching Development Travel Fund

The Teaching Development Travel Fund offers financial support of up to $1,500 per academic year to assist faculty in enhancing their teaching skills by attending teaching-related workshops or conferences. Applications are accepted throughout the year, but funds are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Update: Due to current restrictions on travel, the Teaching Development Travel Fund is currently on hold.

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Departmental Teaching Initiative Fund

The Departmental Teaching Initiative Fund offers financial support of up to $500 per academic year to support efforts to enhance teaching and learning within departments. The Fund may be used for departmental teaching development activities such as buying books for faculty discussions, bringing in a speaker, and buying lunches for meetings of the faculty involved. Applications are accepted throughout the year, but funds are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Physics demonstration

SoTL Seed Grant Fund

The SoTL Seed Grant Fund offers up to $1,000 per year to scholars, or teams of scholars, pursuing Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) projects. The Fund may be used to cover the cost of data collection and analysis, research assistants, conference presentations, or collaboration with researchers at other institutions. Applications are accepted throughout the year, but funds are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Update: All spending must comply with new university policies to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

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