The International Center's Faculty Grant Program aims to foster faculty initiatives to expand and strengthen the global dimensions of teaching, research, and engagement at the University of Hartford. The International Center awards up to six grants (maximum of $1,000 each) each year to full-time faculty members.
Selection criteria (in order of priority) are:
Please note: Only in extraordinary circumstances can faculty receive grants in two consecutive years. Attendance at international conferences will not be considered.
The application packet must include:
1. A completed Application Form
2. A one-page proposal consisting of the following:
3. A one-page itemized budget sheet
4. Curriculum vitae (CV) of the applicant(s)
5. Letter of support from the department chair or college dean
Grant applications should be submitted by July 1 to Nicole Kurler-Stewart, Director of International Studies, in GSU 327. Selected faculty will be notified by August 1. Late applications will not be accepted. Funds must be spent before June 30 of the same fiscal year in which travel occurs.
Post Award Report
Grant recipients are required to submit a detailed report along with a travel expense voucher within one month of completing the funded activity. The report should describe the tangible outcomes and benefits of the funded activity. Recipients who fail to submit the required narrative report will be ineligible to receive future funding from the International Center's Faculty Grant Program.
For additional information, please call 860.768.5101 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.