UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
This award provides resources to instructional academic staff in the early stages of their careers to support their professional development.
Manley E. Olson graduated from UWRF in 1959 with majors in both history and political science. He was the first student to have majored in political science at UWRF. While a student, Olson participated in many campus activities outside of the classroom and was a member of the men’s basketball team. He continued his education at the University of Minnesota where he received his Ph.D. and worked in the field of education for over 40 years and served in a variety of volunteer activities.
Purposes that are appropriate include, but are not necessarily limited to:
The recipient will receive up to $1,000.
All proposals will be evaluated by the Faculty Professional Development Committee of the Faculty and Academic Staff Development Board.
Applicants will write a 1-2 paragraph proposal that identifies how the monies will be used and how they will support the adjunct's professional development.
Plant and Earth Science
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
104 North Hall