Report on faculty grants for the 2018–19 academic year

The following is a report of the Research and Professional Development Grants funded during the 2021–21 academic year.

Faculty Development Committee 2020–21

The following is a report of the Research and Professional Development Grants funded during the 2020- 2021 academic year. The Faculty Development Committee received 7 applications in the fall and 9 applications in the spring. Below is information on all the applications reviewed by the Committee. This year the grant fund again was supplemented with one-time funds from the Office of the President.

Fall 2020

Type Number of applications Number funded in total, incl. other sources Number funded from R & PD Grants $ Amount requested $ Amount funded from R & PD Grants
Faculty Res. & Scholarship 5 4 4 $15,702.00 $15,702.00
Curricular 2 2 2 $13,800.00 $13,800.00
Professional Development 0 0 0 $0.00 $0.00
Total $29,502.00

Spring 2021

Type Number of applications Number funded in total, incl. other sources Number funded from R & PD Grants $ Amount requested $ Amount funded from R & PD Grants
Faculty Res. & Scholarship 7 6 6 $34,452.18 $24,451.00
Curricular 0 0 0 $0.00 $0.00
Professional Development 2 2 2 $5,768.65 $5,568.00
Total $30,019.00

This year the Committee also considered out-of-cycle proposals. To be considered, applicants needed to demonstrate that (a) the opportunity became available after the last proposal deadline and (b) a response was required before the next grant cycle. These proposals were funded using money returned by previous grantees at the completion of projects.

Out-of-Cycle

As of August 31, 2020

Type Number of Applications Number Funded $ Amount Requested $ Amount Funded from R & PD Grants
Faculty Res. & Scholarship 6 6 $19,654.26 $19,654.26
Curricular 0 0 $0.00 $0.00
Professional Development 0 0 $0.00 $0.00
Total $19,654.26