The following grants are for international research and travel opportunities for Miami faculty. For more information, contact David Keitges, Director of International Education at 9-5623 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Philip and Elaina Hampton Fund for Faculty International Initiatives
Hampton funds support tenured and tenure-track Miami faculty conduct research abroad, including faculty who participate in approved international faculty development seminar programs. The goal is to assist faculty to increase the international dimension in courses taught at Miami University, with the ultimate aim of increasing the capacity of Miami students to function effectively in a global and multicultural world. Multiple awards are recommended to the Provost once annually by the Hampton Reading Committee and announced by its chair, the Director of International Education. The typical individual grant ranges between $1,500 and $3,000. Guidelines and application materials are available below. The typical deadline is mid-October each year.
To print out the guidelines and application, please download these documents: Hampton Program Application Packet(pdf) or Hampton Program Application Packet(doc)
Faculty Development Fund for International Travel
The Fund offers partial financial support to faculty making invited research presentations at international conferences or professional meetings abroad. Applications are submitted via the Department Chair and Divisional Dean on the form available from the Director of International Education, below. Grants from the Faculty Development Fund typically range up to $300, depending on the cost of attendance and the funding provided by the department and division. Due to limited funding, early application is strongly recommended.
To print out the guidelines and application, please open or download this document: Faculty Development Fund Application Packet(pdf) or Faculty Development Fund Application Packet(doc). You can fill out your information on the page after you have downloaded it.
International Visiting Scholar Fund
The Fund provides partial financial support to assist departments and divisions in hosting short-term international visiting scholars or researchers on the Miami campus. For more information, contact the Director of International Education. Due to limited funding, early application is strongly recommended.