UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls


GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

Presentation and Conferences

Faculty and Instructional Academic Staff Professional Development (FY18 - Round 1)

Must apply for Round 1 funding if travel occurs between July 1, 2017 and September 30, 2017. Encouraged to apply if travel occurs between October 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.

Application Due: April 17, 2017 - More Information

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Faculty and Instructional Academic Staff Professional Development (FY18 - Round 2)

Funding pending on available monies after Round 1. Applications accepted for Round 2 funding if travel occurs between October 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.

Application Due: September 11, 2017 (tentative)- More information

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Academic Staff  Professional Development Grants (FY18 - Round 1)

Must apply for Round 1 funding if travel occurs between July 1, 2017 and September 30, 2017. Encouraged to apply if travel occurs between October 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.

Application Due: April 17, 2017 - More Information

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Robert P. Knowles International Education Grants (FY18 - Round 1)

Must apply for Round 1 funding if travel occurs between July 1, 2017 and September 30, 2017. Encouraged to apply if travel occurs between October 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.

Application Due: April 17, 2017 - More Information

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Teaching Development

Faculty Retraining and Renewal Grant (FY18 - Round 1)

Must apply if activities occur between July 1, 2017 and September 30, 2017. Encouraged to apply if travel occurs between October 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.

Application Due: April 17, 2017 - More Information

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Research and Creative Activity

Sabbatical Leave Applications

Sabbaticals are effective for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Applications Due: Anticipate September 2017 - More information

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Faculty Research Grants (FY18)

Must apply if travel occurs between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.

Application Due: February 3, 2017 - More information

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PROGRAMS


Innovative Teaching Initiatives

Wisconsin Teaching Fellows/Scholars (WTF/S)

Two participants represent UWRF in the UW-System program. Each participant will complete a teaching and learning project during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Application Due: Anticipate October 2017- More information

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Evidence Based Teaching Fellows (EBTF)

Up to five individuals will be chosen to work together and with the EBTF Coordinator to investigate an issue of particular interest or concern with respect to teaching and learning. Each participant will choose their own area to investigate, with guidance and support from the coordinator. Examples might include: critical thinking, information literacy, online teaching, writing assignments, flipped classrooms, etc. Meetings will begin in October and run through May.

Application Due: Anticipate September 2017 - More Information

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Online Course Redesign (OCR)

Provides individual support to faculty members who are redesigning a significant portion of an existing online course.

OCR will not be offered during spring 2017.  We anticipate that it will be available for fall 2017.

Application Due: TBD - More Information will be provided

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Online Teaching Institute (OTI)

A semester long program that provides individual support to faculty members who are redesigning an existing face-to-face course for online delivery.

OTI will not be offered during spring 2017.  We anticipate that it will be available for fall 2017.

Application Due: TBD - More Information will be provided

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Summer Online Training Program (SOT)

A semester long program that provides individual support to faculty members who are redesigning an existing course for online delivery.

Application Due: April 17, 2017 - More Information

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Faculty College

Four faculty members will be selected to participate in the four-day Faculty Development experience focused on teaching and learning. Event is May 30th-June 2nd, 2017.

Application Due: February 20, 2017 - More information

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GREAT Falcon STEM Fellows

Work closely with STEM Mentors during Spring and Summer in the development of active-learning strategies for one of their course offerings in Fall. Course Development must occur during Summer 2018.

Application Due: Anticipate October 2017 - More information

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It is the mission of the Faculty and Academic Staff Development Board (FASDB) at UWRF to directly promote the effectiveness of faculty and academic staff with respect to teaching, professional development, and research. 

For information on more funding sources or assistance in pursuing external grant support, not managed by the FASDB, contact the University Grants and Research Office.

Contact Us

Faculty and Academic Staff Development
fasdb@uwrf.edu
715-425-0629
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
104 North Hall