Scholarly Engagement Grants are available to promote scholarly activities of GCU fulltime faculty (including campus-based and online) and doctoral faculty and students. Scholarly Engagement funds are available to support SoTL research presentations at scholarly conferences. Funding is available to pay expenses associated with:
Applicants must include a notice of any funding received from another source; duplicate funding (i.e., funding for the same purpose) is not allowed. Fund awards will balance the demands of multiple meritorious proposals against limited funds. The faculty committee consisting of representatives from all colleges will determine award based upon: Type of presentation, Dean and CIRT recommendations of conference impact to GCU, number of conferences applicant has attended using grant during calendar year, number of presenters and amount of funding available. In case of equal merit, preference will be given to full-time faculty, those applying for an oral presentation, and those that have not received a recent Faculty Scholarly Engagement Funds.
All fulltime faculty (including both campus-based and online) and GCU doctoral faculty and learners are eligible to apply for Faculty Scholarly Engagement Funds. Recipients must complete all funded research as an affiliate of GCU.
To be considered for funding during each designated time period, funding applications are due as follows:
|Conference Date||Application Deadline|
|Q1||January 1 through March 31|
|Q2||April 1 through June 30|
|Q3||July 1 through September 30|
|Q4||October 1 through December 31|
Applications submitted after the deadline may be considered in relation to available funding.