Submission Period Open for 2017-18 Adjunct Faculty Development Fund Requests

Aug. 15, 2017

Submission Period Open for Adjunct Faculty Development Fund Requests
Apply by Sept. 15.

The application period for 2017-18 Adjunct Faculty Development Fund requests opens Aug. 15, and runs through Sept. 15. 

The fund, which was established in Spring 2016 by the Office of the Provost, is designed to support eligible adjunct faculty for professional development, professional travel and research activities.

Resources for Your Application

In preparation for submitting the online application, adjunct faculty members are encouraged to have the following items available:

  • A current résumé or curriculum vitae
  • A list of recent courses taught, including course number and title
  • A written endorsement from main campus department chair or extended campus director
  • A brief (no more than 250 words) description or overview of the request
  • A detailed budget of expected expenses

The grants will be awarded on a competitive basis.

To obtain more information, including the complete guidelines, please check the “Academic Affairs” channel in Connections, or contact Rita Smith, director of Academic Resources and Planning in the Office of Academic Affairs. She can be reached at or 314-246-6914.

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