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Office of Academic Affairs invites submissions for annual awards, grants

November deadlines approaching
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The CU Office of Academic Affairs invites submissions for 2020-21 awards and grants. Inquiries? AcademicAffairs@cu.edu.

AWARDS

Nominations for the following awards are due at 5 p.m. Nov. 2.

Chase Faculty Community Service Award

The award provides $10,000 to a full-time CU faculty member who, in addition to his or her university responsibilities, has, pro bono, provided exceptional educational, humanitarian, civic or other service in the community. Eligible: Full-time CU faculty members with the rank of professor, associate professor, assistant professor, senior instructor or instructor.

President’s Diversity Award

This annual award recognizes significant achievements of faculty, staff, students, and academic or administrative units in developing a culturally and intellectually diverse university community reflective of inclusive excellence. As many as four awards of $2,000 each are given. Eligible: Nominations are sought in four categories: full-time faculty (professor, associate professor, assistant professor, senior instructor or instructor); full-time staff; full-time undergraduate or graduate student; academic unit or administrative unit.

GRANTS

All grant applications are due at 5 p.m. Nov. 13.

Diversity and Inclusive Excellence Grant

Diversity and Inclusive Excellence Grants fund innovative projects that promote diversity and inclusive excellence throughout the University of Colorado. Projects selected for funding are restricted to a maximum award of $3,000. Eligible: Grant proposals must be submitted by CU faculty (professor, associate professor, assistant professor, senior instructor or instructor) or staff.

President’s Fund for the Humanities (PFH)

The PFH was established to promote and enhance the humanities on and across campuses and in the wider community, and to preserve balance in the university’s programs of education and research by giving special attention to the humanities. Funding requests for proposed projects must range from $1,000 - $5,000. Eligible: Projects must be authored by a full-time faculty member (professor, associate professor, assistant professor, senior instructor or instructor).

For more information, email AcademicAffairs@cu.edu.