Faculty Development and Grants

Faculty Development and Grants

Grants are available for faculty wishing to develop and teach a short-term course abroad. The funding sources for overseas program development  and on-campus curriculum development are the following:

UMAIE faculty travel grants

Provides funds to develop a UMAIE January term course. Awarded by the UMAIE Board of Directors. Deadline is the third week in March each year.  Contact Catherine Spaeth in Global Studies for specific deadline and other information.

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Sister Antonine O'Brien Foreign Study Award

To promote faculty travel abroad associated with the development and teaching of overseas Global Search for Justice courses. Deadline is February 1 each year. One award of $3000 is available each year.

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Study Abroad Course Awards

To promote planning and travel abroad associated with  developing and teaching a study abroad or off-campus course. At least three (3) awards will be funded each year. Grants between $3000 and $5000 will be awarded. Deadline is February 1 each year.

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Faculty Development Grants for Internationalization of the Curriculum 

Teach Abroad Opportunities