Information for Faculty
Internal Grants and Funding
Awards for faculty-student teams (consisting of at least one faculty member and one student) involved in goal-oriented collaborative research, professional or creative activity.
Awards for faculty to further faculty research, professional or creative activity.
Initiative Fund Application
This fund is intended to provide financial support for programming and activities that directly impact the recruitment and retention of groups that are under-represented and under-served in institutions of higher education.
Faculty Research and Development (CFRD) Released Time
Released time for full-time, continuing faculty to pursue pedagogical, research, outreach ("service") and to write grant proposals that will be submitted to external sources.
Development Fund: Direct Course Enhancement
The fund intends to encourage faculty members to respond to specific academic needs at this institution by refining or updating teaching skills, cultivating expertise, or developing innovative instructional materials and resources that contribute to an improved and more current curriculum.
Development Fund: Diversity/International Projects
Applicants should keep in mind the institutional goals of IC to increase diversity programming and be aware of IC’s intention to improve our efforts in educating global citizens.
This grant program is intended to support post-terminal degree scholarly endeavors.
REACHE & ACE Pilot Funding
To support the development of research and scholarly endeavors of IC faculty and staff members, particularly pilot and exploratory projects that hold the possibility of leading to substantial research programs suitable for support by external funding agencies.