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Faculty Grant Opportunities

Center for Global Studies Faculty International Research Grant

The UW Center for Global Studies announces the International Research Grant Competition. All UW faculty are invited to submit proposals for funding for up to $5,000 per project for travel and research projects that will further the goals of the Center for Global Studies. Special consideration will be given for collaborative projects involving interdisciplinary research groups with faculty from across different units, those that involve graduate student or undergraduate student mentorship, and directly help to internationalize UW’s curriculum. Research projects addressing any international challenges will be considered. We anticipate funding 4-6 projects.

The Center for Global Studies Research Grant Advisory Committee will review the applications, and awards will be announced in Mid-March.

UW academic faculty submit all application materials collated as a single .doc, .docx, or .pdf file via e-mail to globalct@uwyo.edu by Monday, February 19, 2018.

DOWNLOAD YOUR APPLICATION FORM HERE

Questions can be addressed to Dr. Robert Field, Associate Director, Center for Global Studies, rfield1@uwyo.edu


 

Center for Global Studies-SER Nielson Faculty Research Grants

The UW Center for Global Studies announces the Spring 2017 CGS-SER Nielson Research Grant Competition. All UW faculty are invited to submit proposals for funding for up to $5,000 per project for travel and research expenses associated with their projects. Special consideration will be given for collaborative projects involving interdisciplinary research groups with faculty from across different units, those that involve graduate student or undergraduate student mentorship, and directly help to internationalize UW’s curriculum. The research project should focus on internationally oriented topics related to energy and sustainability of natural resources. Priority will be given to those who demonstrate an interdisciplinary and international breadth in their project that promotes development of the human resources and know-how required to solve critical energy and natural resource challenges faced by society. This grant opportunity represents a partnership between the Center for Global Studies and the School of Energy Resources to promote interdisciplinary academic and research programs in a broad range of disciplines across UW. We

anticipate funding 2-3 projects

UW academic faculty submit all application materials collated as a single .doc, .docx, or .pdf file via e-mail to globalct@uwyo.edu by Monday, February 18, 2018.

The Center for Global Studies Research Grant Advisory Committee will review the applications, and awards will be announced in Mid-March.

DOWNLOAD YOUR APPLICATION FORM HERE

Questions can be addressed to Dr. Robert Field, Associate Director, Center for Global Studies, rfield1@uwyo.edu.


Center for Global Studies-Senator Malcolm Wallop Research Grant for ‘Conversations on Democracy’

The UW Center for Global Studies is please to partner with the Senator Malcolm Wallop Fund for Conversations on Democracy for its grant. All UW faculty are invited to submit proposals for funding for up to $5,000 per project for international travel and research expenses addressing “Conversations on Democracy” in comparative and international perspective. The Wallop program will support a faculty project that focuses on a broad range of democratic themes such as elections, governance, democratic transition, civil society and related topics. Special consideration will be given to 1) collaborative projects involving interdisciplinary research groups with faculty from across different units, 2) those that involve graduate student or undergraduate student mentorship, and 3) those that directly help to internationalize UW’s curriculum. We anticipate funding one faculty project in 2017.

The Center for Global Studies Research Grant Advisory Committee will review the applications, and awards will be announced in Mid-March.

UW academic faculty submit all application materials collated as a single .doc, .docx, or .pdf file via e-mail to globalct@uwyo.edu by Monday, February 19, 2018.

DOWNLOAD YOUR APPLICATION FORM HERE

Questions can be addressed to Dr. Robert Field, Associate Director, Center for Global Studies, rfield1@uwyo.edu.

Specific Criteria & Application Guidelines for Faculty Grants:

* Priority will be given to projects that support the Center for Global Studies Research Grant’s primary goal: to develop or strengthen international research projects that address significant international problems and enhance international capacity of partners in the project.

* Successful projects should show potential for the generation of future contracts and grants.

* Submit an application that displays competent and thorough pre-planning.

* Submit an agenda showing the meetings you are pursuing and the timeline of your trip.

* Provide documentation for genuine advanced planning, providing as many

details as possible.

* Support documentation must include letters or emails from the foreign institution (if applicable) showing they are aware of and welcome your plans to visit and collaborate and that demonstrate an intention to host you.

* You may include documents of invitations, specific arrangements, and agreements with individuals or host institutions. Emails are acceptable but must show substantial communications between parties.

CGS Research Grant award winners must complete and send a report to the Director of the Center for Global Studies within a month after returning to UW. The report should document all activities planned under the original proposal, whether or not they have taken place, their level of success, and a description of future steps to be taken. Be prepared to share your results in a presentation on or off campus following completion of your project.


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