Faculty have multiple grant opportunities available annually from Faculty Career Development in the Innovative Learning Institute and the Provost’s office. Grants offer support for faculty mentoring projects, faculty professional development activities, projects that enhance student learning, leadership development, and broad impact campus initiatives. Visit the links in the chart below for an overview of individual grants and details about the application process.


Faculty Grant Opportunities - Timelines

Grant Opportunity Contact  CFP Opens Applications Due Decisions Announced Year-End Report Due
Adjunct Professional Development FCDS@rit.edu  Oct. 6, 2018 Mon, Nov. 6, 5 pm Late November  July 30, 2018
Faculty "Stretch" Grant FCDS@rit.edu  Oct. 6, 2018 By March 1, 2018 3 weeks after submission End of Fiscal Year
Faculty Mentoring Grants FCDS@rit.edu  Oct. 6, 2018  Mon, Nov. 6, 5 pm Late November July 30, 2018
Lecturers' Professional Development FCDS@rit.edu  Oct. 6, 2018 Mon, Nov. 6, 5 pm Late November July 30, 2018
Provost’s Learning Innovation Grants (PLIG) ILI@rit.edu Early November Late January Mid-March Late August of following year
Provost's Leadership Opportunity Grants (PLOG) FCDS@rit.edu March 14, 2018 April 6, 5 pm  Late April  Upon completion of project