The Division of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce the availability of funds to support Research, Scholarly, and Creative Activity (RSCA) for 2016-17. Internally administered support for RSCA is available in the form of
The Chancellor’s Office will provide system-level funding for mini-grants and summer stipends (MGSS). Faculty members receiving new faculty reassigned time are only eligible to apply for Small Faculty Grants.
All tenured, probationary, and full-time lecturers are eligible to compete for Reassigned Time and Small Faculty Grants. Support will be available in the form of:
Each academic college administers the award process. College award committees will review, evaluate, and rank proposals, and the Deans will make final decisions on Reassigned Time and Small Faculty Grant awards. Contact your college office regarding application information.
All members of Unit 3 (all lecturers, probationary faculty, tenured faculty, librarians, coaches, and counselors) are eligible to compete for mini-grants and summer stipends. Support will be available in the form of:
Each college review committee, the college dean, and the university MGSS committee will review and provide recommendations. Please see the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs website for the MGSS Application.
All proposals are to be submitted to your college office by Friday, January 22 by 5 p.m. A faculty member is allowed to apply for only one of the four awards in a given year. Please see the Academic Senate Policy 11-08 §3.1 for details.
The notification for ORSP internal grants will go out on January 25, 2016. The application due date will be February 29, 2016.
The notification for Summer Student Assistantships will go out on February 8, 2016. The application due date will be March 7, 2016.