Call for submissions: Academic Affairs awards and grants

By Staff

The CU Office of Academic Affairs solicits submissions for the following fall 2016 awards and grants.

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Diversity and Excellence Grants fund innovative projects that promote inclusive excellence and diversity throughout the University of Colorado system. Grants of up to $3,000 each will be awarded to proposals that creatively advance the principles of diversity and inclusion in substantive ways.

Eligible: Grant proposals may be submitted by CU faculty or staff, as individuals or as teams, but at least one of the participants is required to have faculty or staff status.
Due Date: Monday, Oct. 31

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This annual award recognizes significant achievements of faculty, staff, students and academic or administrative units in developing a culturally diverse university community reflective of inclusive excellence. As many as four awards of $2,000 each are given.

Eligible: Full-time CU faculty, staff, students, and academic or administrative units
Due Date: Monday, Oct. 31

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The President’s Fund for the Humanities (PFH) was established to promote and enhance the humanities on and across campuses and in the wider community, and to preserve a balance in the university's programs of education and research by giving special attention to the humanities. Projects selected for funding in the fall are restricted to a maximum PFH award of $3,000.

Eligible: Projects must be authored by a full-time CU faculty member with the rank of professor, associate professor, assistant professor, senior instructor, or instructor.
Due Date: Monday, Oct. 31, 2016

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