The FDGP is currently in its sixth year and has awarded 39 grants in its history.
PURPOSE The Faculty Development Grant Program (FDGP) provides seed money for research, teaching and service related projects designed:
The FDGP supports those activities that lead to professional growth in teaching and research through increased scholarly writing. These activities may include support to generate preliminary data, analysis of data, or synthesis of the literature that will form the basis of a scholarly publication.
This year’s activities will include a number of workshops on various topics (i.e. Abstracts, Research Literature, Narrative/Design, Statistical Analysis, Scholarly Publication Preparation, etc.) and will culminate with the 6th Annual Faculty Research Symposium on April 18, 2017.
ELIGIBILITYThe grant is for all disciplines. All full-time (1.0 FTE) faculty of the University are encouraged to apply.
TO APPLYA Notice of Intent to Submit is to be submitted by Wednesday, August 24, 2016. The Proposal and updated Biosketch is due on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.
TIMETABLE AND KEY DATESAugust 24, 2016 Notice of Intent to Submit Form Due
September 9, 2016 Application sent to appropriate internal Review Board
September 14, 2016 Proposal Due
October 21, 2016 Awards Announced
October 27, 2016 Welcome and Orientation
January 9, 2017 Mid-Grant Project Report Due
March 21, 2017 President’s Faculty Research Luncheon
April 18, 2017 6th Annual Faculty Research Symposium
May 22, 2017 End of Project
*Dates are Subject to Change
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