Internal Grants

The Provost’s Office sponsors and/or coordinates multiple UIS funding opportunities for faculty. Read more about each of the programs below.

Scholarly Presentation Support Program (SPSP)Individual faculty members may request up to $600 per year in Scholarly Presentation Support funds to be applied toward registration and usual travel-related expenses such as transportation, lodging, and per diem. As funds allow, up to $800 additional funds may be requested for international travel.

2023-24 Scholarly Presentation Support Program Guidelines.docx(link is external)

FY24 Dean Approval Form

FY24 Presentation Support Application Form
The Harry and Deborah Berman Sabbatical Fund- FY2024 cycleAvailable for faculty receiving sabbaticals. Application due September of the year before the sabbatical.

AY 23-24 Berman-Fund-RPF.docx

FY24 Berman Award application form

Berman Award Budget Template
Grant Writing Mentorship Program This program is designed to support new grant writers by matching them with mentors to assist them in submitting competitive proposals to external funding sources. The deadline to apply is April 19, 2024. You can find more information about the mentorship program online. Submit your application through the grant writing mentorship program application form.
Competitive Scholarly Research Grant Program (CSRG) – FY2024 cycle openThe Competitive Scholarly Research Grants Program provides support to faculty engaging in scholarly/creative research. Grants of up to $5,000 will be made in support of scholarly research activities.

Deadline to Apply: March 18, 2024

CSRG Application (WebTools)

Mid-Year Report Form (WebTools)

Final-Year Report Form (WebTools)

CSRG Budget Template (xlsx)
Caryl Towsley Moy, PhD, Endowed Fund for Collaborative Research – FY2024 OPENAvailable for faculty collaborating with the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.

Deadline for Application: March 22, 2024.

Moy Award Guidelines (Word)

Moy Budget Worksheet (Excel)

Moy Fund No-Cost Extension Form (Webtools)

Moy Fund Final Report Form(Webtools)
Internal Awards