The ICCFA will award up to four $2,500 grants for Faculty Workshops or Faculty Research Projects for the 2017-2018 academic year.
The research or project must be completed between June 1, 2017 to October 1, 2018.
Application Deadline: no later than midnight, Thursday, April 7, 2017
Grant Application Review: starts April 14, 2017 by ICCFA Executive Committee (Grant winners will be notified soon after that meeting) Applicants must answer the Application Form prompts in the order provided Recipients of the grants will be recognized at the annual ICCFA Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Conference in Springfield Grant Disbursement: as early as June 1, 2017, to support summer 2017 projects
ICCFA Excellence in Teaching and Learning Conference in Springfield: Each recipient of a Faculty Research Grant or Faculty Workshop Grant must present at the Annual Excellence in Teaching and Learning Conference. Failure to present at the conference will require reimbursement of the grant, as stipulated here. Travel Support to the 2017 or 2018 ICCFA Conference will be provided in the grant. You will have one night free of charge at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Springfield, where the conference is held. Your meals are included in your conference registration fee, which is waived. And you may request support for the mileage if it is not provided for by your college.
Proposals for the October 2017 Conference are due June 1, 2017, and proposals for the October 2018 Conference are due June 1, 2018.