UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

Presentation and Conferences 

Faculty and Instructional Academic Staff Professional Development (Round 2)

Funding pending available monies after Round 1. Travel must occur between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.

Due: September 7, 2015

Application Available: summer 2015

Academic Staff Professional Development Grants 

Travel must occur between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.

Due: September 7, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015

Robert P. Knowles International Education Grants 

Travel must occur between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016. 

Due: September 7, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015
Teaching Development

Faculty Retraining and Renewal Grant (Round 1)

Monies must be used between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.

Due: September 14, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015

Faculty Retraining and Renewal Grant (Round 2)

Funding pending available monies after Round 1. Monies must be used between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.

Due: February 8, 2016

Application Available: Fall 2015
Research and Creative Activity

Sabbatical Leave Applications 

Sabbaticals are effective for the 2016-2017 academic year. 

Due: September 28, 2015

Application Available: Soon

Faculty Research Grants 

Monies must be used between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. 

Due: January 25, 2016

Application Available: Fall 2015

 

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 2016-2017 academic year. 

Due: September 14, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015

Excellence in Teaching and Learning Series (ETL) 

Up to five individuals will investigate an issue related to student learning in a class he or she is scheduled to teach during Spring 2016. 

Due: September 14, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015

Online Course Redesign (OCR) 

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

Due: September 14, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015

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.

Fall Cohort - Due: September 14, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015

Spring Cohort - Due: January 25, 2016

Application Available: Fall 2015

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 2016. 

Due: February 22, 2016

Application Available: Fall 2015

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 offering in Fall. Course Development must occur during summer 2016. 

Due: September 14, 2015

Application Available: Summer 2015

 


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
715-425-3843
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
104 North Hall