UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

Presentation and Conferences

Faculty and Instructional Academic Staff Professional Development (FY17 - Round 1)

Must apply for Round 1 funding if travel occurs between July 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. (May apply if travel is later in the year).

Application Due: April 18, 2016 - More information

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Faculty and Instructional Academic Staff Professional Development (FY17 - Round 2)

Funding pending available monies after Round 1. Applications accepted for Round 2 funding if travel occurs between October 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017.  Must apply if travel occurs between October 1, 2016 and February 28, 2017, if not previously awarded monies for this period.

Application Due: September 12, 2016 - More information

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Faculty and Instructional Academic Staff Professional Development (FY17 - Round 3)

Funding pending available monies after Round 2. Applications accepted for Round 3 funding if travel occurs between March 1, 2017 and June 30, 2017.

Application Due: February 3, 2017 - More information

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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. (May apply if travel is later in the year)

Application Due: April 17, 2017 (Tentative) - More Information

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Academic Staff Professional Development Grants (FY17 - Round 1)

Must apply for Round 1 funding if travel occurs between July 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. Encouraged to apply if travel occurs between October 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017.

Application Due: April 18, 2016 - More information

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Academic Staff Professional Development Grants (FY17 - Round 2)

Funding pending available monies after Round 1. Applications accepted for Round 2 funding if travel occurs between October 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017.

Application Due: September 12, 2016 - More information

Select due date to view application.

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, 2017.

Application Due: April 17, 2017 (Tentative)

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Robert P. Knowles International Education Grants (FY17 - Round 1)

Must apply for Round 1 funding if travel occurs between July 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. (May apply if travel is later in the year).

Application Due: April 18, 2016 - More information

Select due date for more information.

Robert P. Knowles International Education Grants (FY17 - Round 2)

Funding pending available monies after Round 1. Applications accepted for Round 2 funding if travel occurs between October 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017.

**NOTE: Robert P. Knowles monies were completely allocated in Round 1.

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. (May apply if travel is later in the year).

Application Due: April 17, 2017 (Tentative)

Select due date for more information.
Teaching Development

Faculty Retraining and Renewal Grant (FY17 - Round 1)

Must apply if activities will occur between July 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. (May apply if activities occur later in the year).

Application Due: April 18, 2016 - More Information

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Faculty Retraining and Renewal Grant (FY17 - Round 2)

Funding pending available monies after Round 1. Applications accepted for activities occurring between October 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017.

Application Due: September 12, 2016 - More Information

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Faculty Retraining and Renewal Grant (FY18 - Round 1)

Must apply if activities occur between July 1, 2017 and September 30, 2017. (May apply if activities occur later in the year).

Application Due: April 17, 2017 (Tentative) 

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Research and Creative Activity

Sabbatical Leave Applications

Sabbaticals are effective for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Applications Due: September 19, 2016 - More information

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Faculty Research Grants (FY18)

Monies must be used 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 2017-2018 academic year.

Application Due: October 24, 2016 (Wisconsin Teaching Fellows ONLY)- 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: September 12, 2016 - 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 fall 2016.

Spring 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 fall 2016.  Another online-course development opportunity will be made available and details will be provided soon.

Spring Application Due: TBD - More Information will be provided

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Online Course Faculty Development Program (OCFDP)

Is designed to provide support to faculty members who are redesigning an existing course for online delivery.

Application Due: Extended to September 30, 2016 - 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 2017.

Application Due: October 10, 2016 - 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