Grants for Teaching

Conference Participation

Funds are available to support faculty who are participating in a conference directly related to their teaching under the conference travel grant. To apply read the guidelines and complete the application.

Professional Development

Professional development funds may also be requested to enroll in courses at Columbia University. Contact Hilary Link with any questions.

Grant for Curricular Improvement

Faculty may request up to $500 to cover expenses directly related to curricular revisions based on the results of the department’s annual assessment report. Funds from this grant may cover the costs of course materials, student assistants, typing, copying, or travel. Faculty interested in applying for this award should submit (1) a short description of the curricular project to be undertaken, (2) an itemized budget, and (3) a letter of support from the Department Chair. Applications should be submitted to Hilary Link, Vice Provost, 110 Milbank Hall. Applications are due May 16 and are accepted only after receipt of the Year-End Assessment Report.