Funding Opportunities for Faculty - Fall, 2013

Campus-Wide Research Grant Opportunities

Sponsoring Unit: Academic Affairs
 Title  Eligibility     Funding   Call for Proposals/Applications  # Awards Funded   
 Summer Scholarship Grants  FT, Tenured, Tenure Track $7,500 per award/$10,000 for interdisciplinary October     Approx 20
Summer Proposal Development Grants FT, Tenured, Tenure Track $7,500 per award/$10,000 for interdisciplinary October     Approx 5
Professional Development Leaves  FT, Non-Tenure Track One semester, full pay October     Approx 4
Sabbatical Leaves FT, Tenured One semester, full pay October     Approx 5
Scholarship Release Program 1st and 4th year, Tenure Track 3-credit hour course release Varies - managed at department level Varies by eligible faculty (1st & 4th year) by department
         
Sponsoring Unit: President's Office
Title Eligibility    Funding  Call for Proposals/Applications # Awards Funded   
Presidential Professorships (Terry/JAD) FT, Tenured at rank of full professor $7,500 stipend/year for 3 years, one course release/year for three years Fall 2 Professorships with a term of 3 years
Commission on Diversity and Inclusion FT Faculty Tenured or tenure track (asst., assoc., full)$4,000 maximum November 1 2 awards maximum
       

 

 

 

Sponsoring Unit: Development & Alumni Affairs
 Title  Eligibility     Funding   Call for Proposals/Applications  # Awards Funded   
 Foundation Board Initiatives FT, Tenured, Tenure Track $30,000 approx total for all awards November Maximum 3
         
Sponsoring Unit: Environmental Center
Title Eligibility    Funding  Call for Proposals/Applications # Awards Funded   
Seed Grant Faculty or Teams of personnel with at least one tenure track faculty member  $4,000 maximum August-October Approx 5
 

 

 

Restricted- Unit Level Research Grant Opportunties 

Sponsoring Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
 Title  Eligibility     Funding   Call for Proposals/Applications  # Awards Funded   
 Gerson Yessin Professorship Music faculty Professorship allows holder access to endowment funds that may be used as budget for projects related to CLASSICAL music June  (1-yr professorship), next cycle 2014  1
Dean's Leadership Council Faculty Fellowships  COAS Tenured, Tenure track $2,500 stipend/course release (typically used in spring) and reimbursement for up to $1,500 of project expenses First week of September 3-4 fellowships
Research Enhancement Plan  COAS facutly on tenure line Competitive, either a budget for a specific research project or course release. Program is funded jointly and equally with ORSP, department and college.  Total amount of awards will not exceed $30,000 per year (including all matching funds).  Awards are distributed either as a $3,000 course release or a $1,500 stipend for research expenses.  August 1 Varies based on type of award granted; 10-20 awards possib
         
 

 

 

 

Sponsoring Unit: College of Computing, Engineering and Construction
Title Eligibility    Funding  Call for Proposals/Applications # Awards Funded   
Fidelity National Financial Distinquished Professorship in CIS Senior faculty member $18,000 year for 2 years, with possible reappointment for another 2 year term; one course release/year Fall 1 every two years
Auld and White Economic Venture Endowment Fund CCEC Faculty Up to 2 and $5,000 per year. Funds may be used for salaries, student support, materials, supplies, travel or other use appropriate and justifiable within the proposal March 1 every year
 
Sponsoring Unit: Coggin College of Business
 Title  Eligibility     Funding   Call for Proposals/Applications  # Awards Funded   
 Paper Institute Late assistant, early associate professors (restricted to study of paper/plastics industry) $15,000 per award and all research expenses  Applications evaluated each term on ongoing basis but generally awarded during fall term Generally 3 grants/year and generally for one year term
Transportation and Logistics Flagship Mainly assistant professors (restricted to study of supply chain management) $5,000 per award Applications due generally by last business day of October to be awarded beginning of spring term Generally 3 grants awarded/year for one year term
International Business Flagship   CCB Tenured or tenure track faculty (restricted to presentation of internaional business research) $1,500 per award to present at joing UNF/BISU research conference Applications due generally in early July to be awarded in time for September conference (bi-annually) Approx 10 grants awarded bi-annually
Advisory Board  CCB Tenured or tenure track $5,000 (varies) per award for collaborative research meeting accreditation goals Application due dates vary based on needs of advisory board  Varies.  Two grants have been awarded over the preceding five year accrediation cycle.
         
Sponsoring Unit: Brooks College of Health
Title Eligibility    Funding  Call for Proposals/Applications # Awards Funded   
Brooks Research Professorship Tenured or tenure track (asst., assoc., full) $20,000/year Applications in spring to be awarded in fall term 0-3 each year and grant is a 3-year commitment
Dean's Research Professorship Tenured or tenure track (asst., assoc., full) $18,000/year Applications in spring to be awarded in fall term 0-3 each year and grant is a 3-year commitment
 

 

Campus-Wide Faculty Support Opportunities in Teaching and International 

 

Sponsoring Unit: Academic Affairs
 Title  Eligibility     Funding   Call for Proposals/Applications  # Awards Funded   
Summer Teaching Grants Ft, Tenured and Tenure Track, Instructors $7,500 per award October Approx 10
         
 

 

 

 

Sponsoring Unit: Center for Community Based Learning
Title Eligibility    Funding  Call for Proposals/Applications # Awards Funded   
Community Scholars Program Faculty and Student Affairs professionals $3,000 stipend per award March Approx 7 faculty/staff members
CBTL Engaged Department Grant Academic Departments $10,000 per award February Up to 7 departments
 

 

 

Sponsoring Unit: Center for Instruction and Research Technology
 Title  Eligibility     Funding   Call for Proposals/Applications  # Awards Funded   
Teaching Online Seminar (TOL6100) DL course development  Full and part-time faculty $3,000 stipend  Applications announced in fall 50
Distance Learning Program Transition  Academic Departments $10,000 Applications announced in fall 2
Online Course Delivery (TOL5100) DL course development Part-time faculty $1,500 stipend By chair nomination every semester 40
Master Online Teaching Certification (MOT) Full-time faculty (must have completed TOL6100) $4,000 stipend Applications announced in fall 4
         
Sponsoring Unit: President's Office/Undergraduate Studies
Title Eligibility    Funding  Call for Proposals/Applications # Awards Funded   
Transformational Learning Opportunity Grants FT, non-visiting faculty and staff Varies depending on submitted budget Early Fall - managed by Undergraduate Studies Approx 25 undergrad (if travel is required, max amount is $1,500 per student and $1,000 per faculty member) and 5 graduate (maximum award is $5,000)
 

 

 

 

Sponsoring Unit: Office of Undergraduate Research
 Title  Eligibility     Funding   Call for Proposals/Applications  # Awards Funded   
Student Mentored Academic Research Team (SMART) Grants Faculty supervising an undergraduate engaged in research $1,000 faculty award and $500 student award Mid-October and Mid-March  Approx 15-18 annually
         
Sponsoring Unit: Student and International Affairs
Title Eligibility    Funding  Call for Proposals/Applications # Awards Funded   
International Faculty Grants (travel grant to develop international program) Faculty (all ranks) $2,500 each November/December deadline (check website) Approx 8-10 (max award is $2,500)