Faculty Grants

The Provost’s Office sponsors and/or coordinates the following funding opportunities for faculty:

Office of the Vice President for Economic Development and Innovation: International Travel Grants


This new program is to support the Illinois Innovation Network. Please read the proposal guidelines.docx (requires netID).  The deadline for proposals is January 31, 2018 or until all awards have been made.

Grant Writing Mentorship Program

This new program is to support new grant writers by matching them with mentors to assist them in submitting competitive proposals to external funding sources.

Download the description and application form (Grant Writing Mentorship.pdf) and submit a hardcopy by October 27, 2017.

Caryl Towsley Moy, Ph.D. Endowed Fund for Collaborative Research

International Travel Program

Scholarly Presentation Support Program (SPSP)

Competitive Scholarly Research Grant Program (CSRG)

New this year: three tracks available (summer, academic year, full-year)!

The Harry and Deborah Berman Sabbatical Fund