ELIGIBILITY: CAM invites all full-time CAM faculty to apply to the AY2021-22 Faculty Development Seed Grant. This opportunity is open to all full-time tenured, tenure-track, clinical track, and instructor track faculty. All CAM faculty will be held to the same standards of review regardless of rank. Faculty may apply for multiple Seed Grants within the same academic year, not to exceed $1,000 total per project, with priority given to first-time applicants in the current AY.
USE OF FUNDS: funds may be applied to a variety of activities, to include, but are not limited to equipment, national conference participation, scholarly research, and creative activity. NOTE: 1) If this is a direct requirement of your position or for student use, please contact your department for internal funding.
PURPOSE OF CAM FACULTY DEVELOPMENT GRANTS
Faculty grants programs serve full-time faculty at CU Denver College of Arts & Media (CAM). The purpose of the CAM Faculty Development Grant (FDG) Program is to:
GRANT ELIGIBILITY and GUIDELINES
INELIGIBLE EXPENSES, EXCLUSIONS and EXCEPTIONS
All funds must be fully expended by current fiscal year-end deadlines, or in exceptional circumstances, a carry forward request must be submitted. Any unused grant monies will be forfeited at the end of the fiscal year (June 30).
CONTACT: Theodore Edmonds, Associate Dean for Transdisciplinary Research & Innovation
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Project Description and Outcomes.
Description of Event/Conference/Project.
Outcomes of the event/conference/project.
How this will impact your future work at CAM?
How you plan to disseminate relevant information learned to your team?
How are you sharing this with your professional cohort and applying this experience to future work?
Potential Benefit to CAM & CU Denver.
Does the proposed project relate to wider CAM & university initiatives (e.g., CAM’s Strategic Initiatives, and/or CU Denver’s Strategic Priorities?)
Does the proposed project contribute new and/or meaningful activity to the research portfolio of the University and/or CAM?
Does the proposed project include or impact students and/or your teaching goals?
Scope and Project Viability.
How will the project be carried out?
Does the plan allocate sufficient resources (e.g. personnel, time, budget) for necessary steps to achieve intended outcomes?
If you are applying for an ORS or YUMPS Match, fill out the application here: CAM ORS/YUMPS Matching Application.
BUDGET: Present a budget that aligns with the activities of your project. The term “project” encompasses all activities related to a particular grant.
Shipping (please describe)
Student Worker Costs
I understand that I am required to disclose monetary gains resulting from grant supported materials and/or activities.
I understand that I will not receive matching funds from CAM if I do not receive the grant requiring a match.
I understand that unused funds are not transferable to other projects and will be returned to the general grant fund. Funds can only be used for pre-approved items.
I understand that I must submit an outcome report either within 60 days of completion or by the end of the fiscal year, with preference to the earlier of the two.
I understand that funds must be used in the fiscal year in which they are awarded (by June 30th). In order to carry forward funds to a different fiscal year, I must submit a spending plan and receive permission from the Assistant Dean of Finance.