The School of Graduate Studies and Research offers faculty several internal funding opportunities.The SGSR has modified the Faculty release Appointments for the next academic year and summer 2017. Please refer to the News Release for more information. Questions can be directed to Dean Archer at 509-973-3100 or via email; Kevin.Archer@cwu.edu
Applications due: March 7, 2017
Faculty support of up to $3,000.00 for supplies, travel related to research or creative activity. New for 2016-2017 Academic Year: Because of reorientation of the budget, this award will be prioritized and more competitive and additionally, a maximum of 3 (Three) faculty members' proposal will be funded per department. Full information available here.
Faculty appointments for the academic year and summer will be granted specifically for program, specialization or certificate development (particularly online/multi-modal). The maximum awards will be up to 12 work load units of release time for the academic year and up to $5,000.00 for the summer. No more than 3 (three) appointments per department will be approved. Appointments for research or creative activities has been suspended for the time being. Full information available here.
Graduate School travel funding may be utilized for the following expenditures: ground fare, airfare, lodging, and conference registrations. Per diem (meals) will not be reimbursed. Reimbursement must occur within six months of the travel and within the same fiscal year as the travel as per CWU Travel Policies. All other policies and procedures related to travel will apply. For travel regulations, please refer to CWU’s travel webpage: https://www.cwu.edu/financial-affairs/travel
To request funding from the Graduate School, please email Diane Houser with the following information:
• the particulars of the trip (conference name; date; location; title or description of work being presented; list of CWU faculty co-presenters, if applicable)
• a statement specifying from where the primary on-campus funding is coming
• an attachment of some form of proof of presentation (usually the acceptance email or copy of the agenda showing name and date/time of presentation)